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Silla A. Folkestad Brekke
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1888, Norway
Death: Apr. 18, 1968
Watertown
Codington County
South Dakota, USA

CLARK - Services for Mrs. Carl (Stilla) Brekke, 79, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at St. Paul Lutheran Church here. She died Thursday at St. Ann's Hospital in Watertown.

The Rev. Rueben Schnaidt will officiate and burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Haugland Funeral Chapel until 10 a.m. Monday and at the church from noon until time service Monday. There will be a family devotional service at the church at 11 a.m. Monday. The casket will not be opened after the service.

Mrs. Brekke was born July 24, 1888, in Folkestad, Norway, and came to the United States in 1909. She lived in Wisconsin before moving to Bradley in 1916. She was married July 20, 1920, at Crocker and moved to Clark in 1954.

Survivors include three sons, Nordeen, Las Vegas, Nev.; Robert, Sioux Falls; and Arthur, Rudyard, Mont.; two daughters, Mrs. Marvin (Claryce) Baer, Linwood, Calif.; and Mrs. Alva (Mildred) Macer, Clark; 25 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Thea Folkestad, Minneapolis; and Josephine Folkestad, in Norway; and one brother in Norway.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1954, and one brother.

- Aberdeen (SD) American News
Sunday, April 21, 1968
Page 13 
 
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  Carl Henry Brekke (1895 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Clark
Clark County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: David Didreckson
Record added: Dec 12, 2013
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Silla A. <i>Folkestad</i> Brekke
Added by: David Didreckson
 
Silla A. <i>Folkestad</i> Brekke
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Silla A. <i>Folkestad</i> Brekke
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- David Didreckson
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013
 
 
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