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Helen Ogaard Wheeler
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1894
Lac qui Parle County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1983
Ward County
North Dakota, USA

The funeral was held Friday, September 30 at 10 a.m. in St. Agnes Catholic Church, Kenmare for Mrs. Wm. (Helen) Wheeler, age 89, who died on September 26 at Kenmare.

Father Joseph Adkins officiated and music was provided by the Church Choir with Maureen Munch as organist. Pallbearers were J.J. Ackerman, Lawrence Wirtz, Paul Wirtz, Jerome Munch, Robert Skredsvig, and Ronald Scheltens. Interment was in St. Agnes Catholic Cemetery with Thompson-Larson Funeral home in charge of arrangements.

She was born February 27, 1894, at Louisburg, Minnesota a daughter of R.A. and Hannah Ogaard. She came with her parents to an area east of Kenmare in 1900 where they homesteaded. She taught school in the Coteau area and was married to Alfred Skredsvig May 4, 1916, at Kenmare. They lived in the Kenmare and Coteau areas. he died in 1929 and she moved to Donnybrook. She married William Wheeler July 7, 1950, at Kenmare where they made their home.

Survivors: husband; son, Robert Skredsvig, Spokane, Washington; daughters, Mrs. Ronald (Carol) Scheltens, Minneapolis, Mrs. Donna Wolfe, Frisco, Colorado; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers, Chester, Appleton, Wisconsin, and Maurice, Cokato, Minnesota; sisters, Mrs. Louella Jorgensen, Tioga, Hazel Ogaard, Seattle, Mrs. Harley (Dorothy) Dahl, Minot.

From the scrapbook of Lillian Lundgren Zeltinger who passed away in 1997. Supplied by Nancy Zeltinger Austin.
Family links: 
  Renholt A Ogaard (1866 - 1941)
  Hannah Agnetta Kopperud Ogaard (1869 - 1943)
  William F Wheeler (1902 - 1986)
  Alfred Skredsvig (1890 - 1929)*
  Hazel Carole Skredsvig Scheltens (1918 - 2013)*
  Robert A Skredsvig (1922 - 2013)*
  Arthur J Ogaard (1890 - 1928)*
  Mabel Sophia Ogaard Johnson (1892 - 1980)*
  Helen Ogaard Wheeler (1894 - 1983)
  Ethel Ogaard Engel (1903 - 1970)*
  Alice Ogaard Cole (1905 - 1925)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Agnes Catholic Cemetery
Ward County
North Dakota, USA
Created by: Herb Schwede
Record added: Jun 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8991934
Helen <i>Ogaard</i> Wheeler
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