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Alma Jorine Arness Allison
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1885
Frankville
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 1962
Decorah
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA

Decorah Journal
Thurs, Sep 6, 1962
Decorah, Iowa

Mrs Melvin Allison, 77, died at Smith Memorial Hospital, Tuesday. Survivors include her husband, whom she married May 20, 1909, at Frankville; a daughter, Mrs George Strum of Story City; her mother, Mrs Louis Arness, 102; and two grandchildren.
Also surviving are five sisters, Miss Gladys Arness of Decorah, Mrs Louise Soland of Decorah, Mrs Stella Hexom of Decorah, Mrs Mabel Kolven of Oakdale, and Mrs Elsie Burbank of San Antonio, Texas.
Three brothers and her father preceded her in death.
She was born Feb 1, 1885, in Frankville Township, and was educated in the rural schools and Ladies Seminar at Red Wing, Minn.
Funeral services will be held Friday, 2 pm, at First Lutheran Church, with the Rev Alvon Nelson officiating. Burial will be in the Lutheran Cemetery.
Steine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be Selmer Narum, George Vangsness, Grant Woldum, Andrew Thornton, A J Bowlus and Harold Larson. Mill Galene Nelson will be organist and Mrs David Greedy wil be soloist.
Mrs Narum and Mrs Thornton are on the floral committee. 
 
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 Parents:
  Louis G Arness (1852 - 1931)
  Gunhilda E Ramsey Arness (1860 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  Melvin Allison (1885 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Arline Genevieve Allison Strum (1915 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alma Jorine Arness Allison (1885 - 1962)
  Edgar Gustav Arness (1886 - 1938)*
  Albert Olaf Arness (1889 - 1943)*
  Stella P Arness Hexom (1891 - 1977)*
  Louise G. Arness Soland (1893 - 1989)*
  Richard Wilhelm Arness (1895 - 1959)*
  Richard Wilhelm Arness (1895 - 1959)*
  Mable Elizabeth Arness Holven (1896 - 1981)*
  Gladys Harriet Arness (1899 - 1971)*
  Elsie Arness Burbank (1902 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lutheran Cemetery
Decorah
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Jill Teslow
Record added: Jul 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39217425
Alma Jorine <i>Arness</i> Allison
Added by: Jill Teslow
 
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