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Sylvia G. Kragness Alfstad
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1908
Benson County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 1998
Ward County
North Dakota, USA

Sylvia Alfstad, 89, 516-13th St. NW, died Friday, Jan. 16, 1998 in a Minot health care center.

She was born June 5, 1908 to Andrew and Anna Kragness. She was raised and educated in the Douglas area, graduating from Douglas High School. She attended one year of business college in Fargo, then moved to Minot. She was once married to Richard Lee. While living in Minot, she worked as a bookkeeper/secretary for Anderson Beverage for a number of years. She married Victor Alfstad Dec. 27, 1946. He died in 1967. Their son James Alfstad died Jan. 2, 1998.

Sylvia worked as a bookkeeper/secretary for an office at Minot Air Force Base. From 1962 to 1974, she was employed at Hap’s Plumbing and Heating. She recently entered the Trinity Nursing Home, Minot. She was a charter member of Christ Lutheran Church, Minot. She was a member of the Elks and years ago was a member of a knitting club.

Survivors: Son, Don Lee, Minot: daughter, Arlene Lee Nelson, Minot; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Ray “Vernon” , Mesa, Arizona.

Burial: Rosehill Memorial Park, Minot.
Source: Minot Daily News, January 18, 1998 Page B3, Column 2 
Family links: 
  Andrew L Kragness (1879 - 1947)
  Anna J Larson Kragness (1881 - 1943)
  Victor E. Alfstad (1907 - 1967)*
  Richard G Lee (1909 - 1984)*
  Donald Alan Lee (1929 - 2013)*
  James Victor Alfstad (1947 - 1998)*
  Sylvia G. Kragness Alfstad (1908 - 1998)
  Lyman James Kragness (1911 - 1993)*
  Raymond Vernon Kragness (1917 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Rosehill Memorial Park
Ward County
North Dakota, USA
Maintained by: Lindalee
Originally Created by: Eric C.
Record added: Oct 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99115837
Sylvia G. <i>Kragness</i> Alfstad
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Sylvia G. <i>Kragness</i> Alfstad
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Sylvia G. <i>Kragness</i> Alfstad
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