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Bertha E Holthe Atwood
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1896
Beresford
Lincoln County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1962
Sioux Falls
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA

Pastor Selmer Heen officiated at services for Bertha E. Atwood at 2 pm on Monday, October 15, 1962 at the East Side Lutheran Church. David Blanchar played the organ, Allen Richter was vocalist.

Bertha Holthe was born at Beresford, SD, on Jun 15, 1896 and passed away at a Sioux Falls hospital on October 12, 1962 after a long illness, having resided here since 1927. She was married to Bert Atwood on October 30, 1916 at Pipestone.

Survivors include three daughters, Lavada (Leon) Baker, South Gate, CA, Evelyn (Wallace) Weidenbach and Ida Robb both of Sioux Falls; five sons, Bert (Vera), Harley (Eleanor), Palmer (Delores), and Merle (Elva), all of Sioux Falls, and John in the Navy; one brother, John Holthe of Long Beach, CA; four sisters, Helga Reichelt of Sioux Falls, Ella (Melvin) Ching and Ida (William) Schernbeck of Castlewood, SD, and Ruth (Joe) Ries of watertown; eighteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

PALLBEARERS
Willard Weidenbach ~ Harold Wibben
Clarence Christensen ~ Marvin Gales
Mervin Wibben ~ William Wittrock

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Bert L Atwood (1885 - 1951)
 
 Children:
  Ray Palmer Atwood (1917 - 1918)*
  Bert L Atwood (1920 - 2007)*
  Harley Loraine Atwood (1921 - 2014)*
  LaVada E Atwood Baker (1923 - 1993)*
  Palmer W Atwood (1925 - 1996)*
  Ida Mae Atwood Tidwell (1930 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Special thanks to Curt Phillips for providing biographical information for this memorial.
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Canton
Lincoln County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Bruce Braaten
Record added: Sep 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58891304
Bertha E <i>Holthe</i> Atwood
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Bertha E <i>Holthe</i> Atwood
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Bertha E <i>Holthe</i> Atwood
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