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Karen Marie "Carrie" Christensen Meyer
Birth: Jun. 15, 1897
Brighton
Washington County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 1964
Lake Benton
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA

Death Certificate
certid# 1964-MN-010451
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OBITUARY

Mrs. Chris Meyer

Funeral services for Mrs. Chris Meyer, who passed away Thursday, Jan 16, were held Monday, Jan. 20 at the Diamond Lake Lutheran Church with Rev. Calvin Rossman officiating. Burial was in the Diamond Lake cemetery.

"Sometime We'll Understand", "Our Father has Light in His Window", and "Blest be the Tie that Binds", were songs sung by the congregation.

Pallbearers were Arild Olsen, Stanley and Soren Meyer, Richard, James and Carl Christensen (all nephews).

Carrie Meyer was born at Brighton, Ia. on June 15, 1897 and was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. She came to Minnesota in 1914 with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C.J. Christensen. In 1920 she was united in marriage to Chris Meyer of Lake Benton.

She is survived by her husband, Chris of Lake Benton; six children - Harlan, Ivan and Marvin of Lake Benotn, Mrs. Robert Bauman (Naomi) of Watertown, S.D., Mrs. Willis Johnson (Marian) of Las Vegas, Nev., and Mrs. Willis Darnell (Shirley) of Richmond, Calif.; 28 grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Martha Hansen of Thisted, Denmark; four brothers - Albert of Lake Benton, Charlie of Chicago, Ill., Andrew of Fergus Falls, and Einer Christensen of Sioux Falls, S.D.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister and two brothers.

Friends and relatives were present from Sioux Falls, S.D.; Kimballton, Exira, Audubon and Anita, Iowa; and Luverne, Hendricks, Taunton, Arco and Tyler, Minn. 
 
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 Parents:
  Christen Jensen Christensen (1867 - 1934)
  Sophia Andersen Christensen (1874 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Jens Christian Meyer (1894 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Harlan Theodore Meyer (1921 - 2007)*
  Ivan Milton Meyer (1923 - 1995)*
  Edgar Marvin Meyer (1926 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew C. Christensen (1896 - 1969)*
  Karen Marie Christensen Meyer (1897 - 1964)
  Ann Marie Christensen Meyer (1899 - 1926)*
  Charles Peter Christensen (1902 - 1977)*
  Fred B. Christensen (1904 - 1951)*
  Albert John Christensen (1906 - 1990)*
  Helen Martha Dorthea Christensen Hansen (1907 - 1999)*
  Einer Jens Christensen (1917 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Diamond Lake Cemetery
Lake Benton
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Row 4, Lot 35, Grave 3W
 
Created by: Chris Wimmer
Record added: Sep 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29927899
Karen Marie Carrie <i>Christensen</i> Meyer
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Karen Marie Carrie <i>Christensen</i> Meyer
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