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Amos Finnestad
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1906
Kossuth County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1992
Emmet County
Iowa, USA

Amos Finnestad, the son of Lars and Dorothy (Jacobson) Finnestad, was born April 12, 1906 in Fenton, Iowa and departed this life at Holy Family Hospital in Estherville, Iowa on Sunday, January 5, 1992.
He received his education in the rural Fenton, Iowa Schools.
On July 18, 1925 he was united in marriage to Cecilia Stamer in Fenton. He has lived all his life in the Fenton area. The couple farmed east of Fenton until his health failed. He has been a resident at the Valley Vue Care Center in Armstrong since June of 1983.
He was member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Fenton.
Mr. Finnestad is survived by his wife, Cecilia of Lone Rock, Iowa; one son Mark Finnestad and his wife, Phyllis of St. Paul, Minnesota; four daughters, Rose Mary Urbick and her husband, Marcus of Minneapolis, Minnesota; Brenda Potratz and her husband, Roger of Alta, Iowa; Lois Wasson and her husband, Jeffery of Cohutta, Georgia; Marlys Finnestad of Algona, Iowa; two daughters-in-law, Wanda Finnestad of Bancroft, Iowa and Diane Finnestad of Mesa, Arizona; Twelve Grand-children; Sixteen Great Grand-children; one brother, Norman Finnestad and his wife, Esther of Fenton; and one sister, Mrs. Blanche Sjostrom of Minneapolis. He has been preceded in death by two sons, William and David, five grand-children; his parents, four brothers and four sisters.
Family links: 
  Lars M Finnestad (1864 - 1953)
  Cecelia Emma Anna Stamer Finnestad (1907 - 2002)
  William Finnestad (1828 - 1985)*
  Rose Mary Finnestad Urbick (1926 - 2008)*
  Mark F Finnestad (1935 - 2005)*
  Bertha Benita Finnestad Bergeson (1885 - 1941)*
  Lula Finnestad Knutson (1888 - 1986)*
  Lula Finnestad Knutson (1888 - 1986)*
  Morris Finnestad (1890 - 1968)*
  John Finnestad (1893 - 1973)*
  Aleda Finnestad Lefevre (1896 - 1982)*
  Duella Finnestad Cody (1898 - 1985)*
  Lloyd Finnestad (1900 - 1980)*
  Norman Alfred Finnestad (1902 - 1995)*
  Amos Finnestad (1906 - 1992)
  Blanche Finnestad (1908 - 1995)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery
Kossuth County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Dale & Corinne Wise
Record added: Nov 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79791752
Amos Finnestad
Added by: Penny Holling
Amos Finnestad
Added by: Penny Holling
Amos Finnestad
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