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Leon Ellsworth "Ole" Selke
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1913
Pickwick
Winona County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 21, 1981
Rochester
Olmsted County
Minnesota, USA

Elba - Leon "Ole" Selke, 67 of Elba, a retired milk hauler, died at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester.
Mr. Selke was born Dec. 24, 1913 in Pickwick, Minn., and married Agnes Bode on July 23, 1939, in Little Valley, Minn. The couple made their home in Plainview and Elba. Ole had been a milk hauler for 24 years before retiring.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Dale of Elba; five daughters, Mrs. Mike (Elaine) Burns and Mrs. Roger (Donna)Irish, both of Plainview. Mrs. Henry (Darlene) Dorman of Lancaster, Calif., Mrs. James (Kathleen) Connaughty of Goodview, Minn., and Mrs. Robert (LaVonne) Potter of Eyota, Minn; 18 grandchildren; and five sisters, Alice Morphew and Laura Kerns, both of Winona, Myrtle Denzer of St. Charles, Florence Evans and Evelyn Heddlesten both of Plainview. A grandson and a sister Luella Overing preceded him in death.
The funeral is 2 p.m. Sunday at the Johnson-Schriver Funeral Home in Plainview with the Rev. Gerald Peterson of Immanual Luthern Church officiating. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery in rural Elba, Minn. 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Louis Herman Selke (1885 - 1962)
  Lelia Ruth Holcomb Selke (1892 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Frances Bade Selke (1919 - 1983)
 
 Children:
  Dale Leon Selke (1941 - 2003)*
  LaVonne E Selke Potter (1947 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Florence Estelle Selke Evans (1912 - 1998)*
  Leon Ellsworth Selke (1913 - 1981)
  Evelyn Elnora Selke Heddlesten (1915 - 2005)*
  Luella Pearl Selke Overing (1916 - 1965)*
  Laura Gertrude Selke Kearns (1917 - 2003)*
  Alice Alvina Selke Morphew (1919 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Plainview
Wabasha County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Darold Heddlesten
Record added: Oct 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78319734
Leon Ellsworth Ole Selke
Added by: Darold Heddlesten
 
Leon Ellsworth Ole Selke
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