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Oscar Andrew Omundson
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1921
Iowa, USA
Death: May 15, 2012

Oscar A. Omundson was born September 5, 1921, in Estherville, Iowa, the son of Joseph and Matilda (Christiansen) Omundson.

Following his education, Oscar served in World War II with the United States Army in the Alaskan Defense Command.

After returning home he met and married Beverly Cole of Fort Dodge, Iowa in 1945. The couple farmed in Palo Alto and Humboldt counties until 1952. They moved to Estherville, Iowa where Oscar went to work for the Estherville school system for several years, and later for Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in Estherville and then in Sioux City, Iowa until retiring in 1983.

In 1989, Oscar and Beverly moved back to Estherville from Sioux City and lived there until 2011. Oscar spent the past year in Nampa, Idaho to be near his family. He was a member of Estherville Lutheran Church and the V.F.W. Post 3388 in Estherville.

On May 15th 2012, Oscar passed away at his home in Nampa, Idaho at the age of 90.

Left to cherish Oscar's memory are his seven children; one sister; 20 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Beverly, two brothers and four sisters.

Service: Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, May 24, 2012 at the Estherville Lutheran Church. Burial is in Wallingford Lutheran Cemetery, Wallingford.

Visitation: The family will greet friends from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday at the Estherville Lutheran Church. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph L Omundson (1884 - 1968)
  Mathilda Christiansen Omundson (1884 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Beverly L Cole Omundson (1928 - 2010)
 
 Siblings:
  Albertine Omundson Sunde (1908 - 2000)*
  Lorinda Omundson Burkart (1910 - 2005)*
  Infant Son Omundson (1913 - 1913)*
  James Magnus Omundson (1915 - 2011)*
  Josephine M. Omundson Cole (1918 - 1982)*
  Andriena Johanna Omundson Herrmann (1919 - 2010)*
  Oscar Andrew Omundson (1921 - 2012)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wallingford Lutheran Cemetery
Wallingford
Emmet County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Barb
Record added: May 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90269777
Oscar Andrew Omundson
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Oscar Andrew Omundson
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Thank you for your service. May you rest in peace.
- Barb
 Added: Jul. 22, 2012
 
 
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