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Henry Rasmussen, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1876
Manhattan
Riley County
Kansas, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1959
Rexburg
Madison County
Idaho, USA

The Post-Register (Idaho Falls)
Thursday, April 30, 1959
page 16

DUBOIS MAN DIES IN AREA

Henry Rasmussen, Sr., 82, retired Dubois livestock worker, died at a Rexburg hospital Thursday morning. He had been ill several months and hospitalized the past six days.
He was born at Manhattan, Kan., June 18, 1876, a son of Louis and Sophia Halligan Rasmussen. When he was 16 his parents moved to Cheyenne, Wyo. He worked with sheep in various parts of Wyoming, then in 1901 he came to Dubois.
Sept. 12, 1902, he married Miss Agnes Buhl of Soda Springs in Pocatello. They have lived in Dubois since that time. He worked at the U.S. Sheep Experiment Station in Dubois, then was retired in 1941.
He was a member of the Catholic Church and the Modern Woodmen of America.
Surviving besides his widow are sons and daughters, Mrs. Vern (Adelaide) Folkman of Ogden, Utah; Mrs. Leona Gordon of Stevensville, Mont.; Henry Rasmussen Jr. of Dubois; Mrs. T. E. (Gertrude) McBroom of Cottage Grove, Ore.; Mrs. Levant (Mary) Doschades of Dubois; Mrs. Robert (Eileen) Stover of Twin Falls. One daughter and a son preceded him in death.
Also surviving are 14 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren and one brother, Louis Rasmussen of Seattle, Wash.
Funeral services will be announced later by the Buck Funeral Home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lars Rasmussen (1843 - 1923)
  Sophia Heligan Rasmussen (1856 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Buhl Rasmussen (1879 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Beatrice H. Rasmussen Smith (1903 - 1930)*
  Henry Rasmussen (1905 - 1968)*
  Gertrude Rasmussen McBroom (1907 - 2004)*
  Mary Agnes Rasmussen Ekstrom (1910 - 1988)*
  Louis Rasmussen (1914 - 1926)*
  Eileen Ruth Rasmussen Stover (1918 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Rasmussen (1874 - 1950)*
  Henry Rasmussen (1876 - 1959)
  Mary Rasmussen Peckham (1880 - 1955)*
  Ida Rasmussen (1883 - 1958)*
  Louis Rasmussen (1888 - 1954)*
  Daisy E. Rasmussen Lapacek (1891 - 1932)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Dubois Cemetery
Dubois
Clark County
Idaho, USA
Plot: Lot 296 on West End
 
Created by: Burt
Record added: Sep 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41825137
Henry Rasmussen, Sr
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