|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1892|
|Death: ||May 26, 1981|
Mother Maiden Name: LUND
Hans B. Krog was born to Jens and Thora Krog on August 18, 1892 in Diamond Lake Township near Lake Benton, Minn. He attended school, grew up and has lived his entire life in this area. He began farming in Diamond Lake Township as a young man.
On April 14, 1915 he was united in marriage to Thyra Knudsen at the Diamond Lake Lutheran Church. The couple farmed until 1944 when they moved into the Lake Benton Community. Hans did carpentry work for awhile and was later employed by the Marti Hardware Co. for 17 years. Hans was instrumental in bringing the R.E.A. to this area in 1939. He served on the first board of directors of the co-op and was engaged in seeking membership and easments for line construction. He was also active in the Lake Benton Cremery Assn. serving as Sec. Treas. for 10 years and as president for 11 years.
Hans passed from this life at the divine Providence Hospital in Ivanhoe, Mn. on May 26, 1981. He had attained the age of 88 years, 9 months and 8 days.
He will be lovingly remembered by his 3 children; Elvira (Mrs. Edwin Meyer) of Portland, Ore.; Harlod Krog and Elinor (Mrs. Clayton Zimmer) both of Lake Benton, Minn. Also surviving him are 10 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 1 sister, Mrs. Dagmar Marck, of Newport Richey, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, six brothers, one sister and one grandchild.
Blessed be his memory.
Jens Christian Hansen Krog (1864 - 1932)
Thora Eduline Lund Krog (1860 - 1926)
Thyra Knudsen Krog (1894 - 1974)*
Harold Evald Krog (1918 - 1999)*
Elinor Adeline Krog Zimmer (1919 - 2002)*
Johan Peter Krog (1888 - 1970)*
Hans B. Krog (1892 - 1981)
Carl Krog (1894 - 1947)*
Erick Krog (1896 - 1969)*
Holger Krog (1900 - 1900)*
Jorgen Edward Krog (1904 - 1980)*
Diamond Lake Cemetery
Plot: Row 7, Lot 61, Grave 2W
Created by: Chris Wimmer
Record added: Oct 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30590256