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Mary Tolena Anderson Mordt
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1906
Lake Preston
Kingsbury County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 2001
Boone County
Illinois, USA

Mary T. Mordt, 95, of Belvidere died at 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, 2001, in Belvidere Healthcare Center after a lingering illness. She was born March 2, 1906 in Lake Preston, South Dakota, the daughter of Andrew and Anna Olson Anderson. Mary married Everett C. Mordt on Feb. 12, 1927, in South Dakota. She was self-employed as a baby sitter and worked two years at St. Joesph Hospital as a nurse's aide. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Harvard, the Home Bureau and Ladies Aide Society of the Church. Mary loved to embroider and sew. Survivors include her children, Doris Henderson of Rockford, Lyle Mordt of Arizona and jean Keast of Garden Prairie; 14 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and sisters-in law, Evelyn Anderson, Elizabeth Anderson and Ella Mordt. Predeceased by parents; husband, Everett; son, John; four brothers; two sisters and son-in law, Eldon Keast. Services at 10 a.m. Friday, April 13, in Trinity Lutheran Church, Harvard, with the Rev. Robert C. Kinnear officiating. Burial in North Burritt Cemetery, rural Winnebago. Vitiation from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 12, in Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Funeral Home, 219 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church or the American Diabetes Association in her name.
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  Andrew B. Anderson (1879 - 1918)
  Anna B. Anderson (1886 - 1962)
  Everett C Mordt (1903 - 1962)
  John E Mordt (1929 - 1995)*
  Jean E Mordt Keast (1937 - 2016)*
  Mary Tolena Anderson Mordt (1906 - 2001)
  Arndt Oliver Anderson (1908 - 1985)*
  Gilbert L. Anderson (1909 - 1985)*
  Jennie Louise Anderson Oliver (1911 - 1986)*
  Peter Engebrit Anderson (1913 - 1995)*
  Albert John Anderson (1915 - 1995)*
  Ann Matilda Anderson Whorton (1917 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
North Burritt Cemetery
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Ed Oliver
Record added: Feb 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33786378
Mary Tolena <i>Anderson</i> Mordt
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Mary Tolena <i>Anderson</i> Mordt
Added by: Ed Oliver
Mary Tolena <i>Anderson</i> Mordt
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Mary was the best Grandma ever.
- Susan Keast Kreger
 Added: Sep. 12, 2011

- Barb
 Added: Feb. 13, 2009

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