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Foresta H Wood Bogue
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Birth: May 15, 1912
Dell Rapids
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA
Death: May 3, 2007
Grant County
South Dakota, USA

Funeral services will be Mon., May 7, for Foresta H. Bogue, 94, Milbank, former Madison resident, who died on May 3, 2007, at St. William's Care Center in Milbank. The Rev. Janine Rew-Werling will officiate in the Mundwiler Funeral Home at Milbank, and burial will be in Lake Preston Cemetery at Lake Preston.

Casketbearers will be her grandsons and great-grandsons, Scott, Adam, Bradley and William Forman, Vernon Bogue and Alex Pedersen. Pianist will be Linda Stengel.

Foresta Wood was born on May 15, 1912, at Dell Rapids to Ray and Bonnie (Hurlbut) Wood. She grew up in the Dell Rapids area and married Lewis Vernon Bogue on June 1, 1937. They lived in Dell Rapids from 1940-44, Madison from 1945-46, Lake Preston from 1946-47 and Madison from 1947-94. They moved to Aberdeen in 1995, and her husband died in 1996. She remained in Aberdeen until 2001 and then moved to Milbank.

She worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse before earning a bachelor of arts degree. She was a school teacher for many years. She taught at the Hart School near Dell Rapids. She was an active member of the Order of the Eastern Star while she lived in Madison and Aberdeen. She was a Sunday School superintendent and was an active volunteer with Boy Scouts.

Survivors include a son, Donald (Dorothy) of Aberdeen; a daughter, Anita (Gregory) Geislar of Milbank; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

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Madison Daily Leader 05/04/2007 
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  Ray Daniel Wood (1885 - 1976)
  Bonnie L. Hurlbut Wood (1889 - 1971)
Lake Preston Cemetery
Lake Preston
Kingsbury County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: In memory of Scott
Record added: May 07, 2007
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Foresta H <i>Wood</i> Bogue
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Foresta H <i>Wood</i> Bogue
Added by: In memory of Scott
Foresta H <i>Wood</i> Bogue
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