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PFC Jens Christian "Christ" Meyer
Birth: Apr. 5, 1894
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1965
Tyler
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA

Death Certificate
certid# 1965-MN-027999
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OBITUARY

CHRIST MEYER

Funerl servies for Christ Meyer were held Friday, Dec. 3rd, at 2:00 P.M. from the Diamond Lake Lutheran Church with Pastor Daniel Olson offiiating Interment was in the Diamond Lake Cemetery.

Paullbearers were Arild Olsen, Stanley Meyer, Soren Meyer, Donald Christensen, Carl Christensen, and Glen Christensen, all nephews.

Mrs. Daniel Olson sang "Sometime We'll Understand" and the congregation, "Our Father has Light in His Window", accompanied by Mrs. Bessie Johansen.

Christ Meyer was born at Lake Benton on April 5, 1894. He was baptized in the Lutheran faith. On June 9, 1920, he was united in marriage to Carrie C. Christensen. They lived int eh Lake Benton Community all their lives, moving to town in 1963.

Mrs. Meyer pased away in January 1964.

For the past six months Christ had been living at the Tyler Lutheran Home where he passed away unexpectedly on the morning of Nov. 30.

He was one of the charter members of the Henry Sollie Post # 10.

He was preceded in death by his wife, two sisters and one grandchild.

Surviving are his six children: Harlan, Ivan and Marvin of Lake Benton, Mrs. Robert Bauman (Naomi) of Watertown, S.D., Mrs Willis Johnson (Marian) and Mrs. Willis Darnell (Shirley) of Berkeley, California; 29 grandchildren; two sisters, Anna of Clarkfield and Mrs. Thorvald Kyan (Ruth) of Aarhus, Denmark; two brothers, Hans and Peter of Lake Benton, along with many other relatives and friends. 
 
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 Parents:
  Soren Madsen Meyer (1852 - 1924)
  Maren Andersen Meyer (1866 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Karen Marie Christensen Meyer (1897 - 1964)
 
 Children:
  Harlan Theodore Meyer (1921 - 2007)*
  Ivan Milton Meyer (1923 - 1995)*
  Edgar Marvin Meyer (1926 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Marie Meyer (1889 - 1967)*
  Mette Krestine Meyer (1890 - 1891)*
  Hans Peter Meyer (1891 - 1976)*
  Jens Christian Meyer (1894 - 1965)
  Mette Christine Meyer Olesen (1895 - 1929)*
  Peter Christian Meyer (1897 - 1979)*
  Mathea Meyer (1900 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Diamond Lake Cemetery
Lake Benton
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Row 4, Lot 35, Grave 4W
 
Created by: Chris Wimmer
Record added: Sep 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29909987
PFC Jens Christian Christ Meyer
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PFC Jens Christian Christ Meyer
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PFC Jens Christian Christ Meyer
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 Added: Sep. 18, 2008
 
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