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George Arnold Bakken
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1895
New Richland
Waseca County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1972
Steele County
Minnesota, USA

Owatonna People's Press (MN)
26 Oct 1972

George Arnold Bakken, 77, 104 Riverside, Owatonna, died Tuesday evening at his home.
Mr. Bakken was born March 3, 1895, New Richland Township and attended rural schools. He served in World War I in France. He was a member of American Legion, VFW, World War I Barracks. He was a building contractor.

He married Eloise McGinnis October 27, 1956. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.

Survivors include his wife, Eloise; two brothers, LeRoy of Albert Lea and Marval of New Richland; and four sisters, Mrs. Oscar (Nora) Reese of Owatonna, Mrs. Milford (Lillian) Berg of New Richland, Mrs. George (Edith) Homer of Mankato, and Mrs. Russell (Adeline) Nelson of Owatonna.

Funeral services were held Saturday at the Trinity Lutheran Church in New Richland, with the Rev. Raymond Peterson officiating. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ole J. Bakken (1870 - 1944)
  Ingaborg Aletta Berg Bakken (1879 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Eloise S. Hanson Bakken (1901 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  George Arnold Bakken (1895 - 1972)
  Nora O. Bakken Reese (1896 - 1983)*
  Marvel Alexander Bakken (1903 - 1988)*
  Reuben Daniel Bakken (1909 - 1956)*
  Lillian Cordelia Bakken Berg (1913 - 2005)*
  Adeline Madeline Bakken Nelson (1919 - 1992)*
  Joel Ezekiel Bakken (1923 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Owatonna
Steele County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Renae Larson
Record added: Sep 06, 2010
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George Arnold Bakken
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George Arnold Bakken
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George Arnold Bakken
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Our family chain is broken, and nothing seems the same, but as God calls us one by one, the chain will link again. - Author Unknown
- Renae Larson
 Added: Sep. 6, 2010
 
 
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