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 Alvera <I>Koerner</I> Ferguson

Alvera Koerner Ferguson

McCook County, South Dakota, USA
Death 3 Apr 2001 (aged 86)
Huron, Beadle County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Huron, Beadle County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 100011714 · View Source
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Ref: The Argus Leader, Sioux Falls, SD, 5 Apr. 2001 – Huron – Alvera Ferguson, 86, died Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2001, at the Huron Nursing Home.

She was born 18 Sep. 1914, in Emery to Fredrick J. & Katherina (Schauer) Koerner.

She married Lyle Ferguson on Sep. 1, 1935, in Alpena. The couple lived in Alpena, then in Waterloo, IA. They later returned to Alpena, where they farmed until her husband's death on Sep. 17, 1966. She moved to Huron in 1973, where she lived until moving to the Sunquest Village in 1999. She worked for the Osborn family and the Osborn Clothing Store for more than 25 years.

She was a member of the Congregational United Church of Christ, where she was active. She also volunteered in the community.

Survivors include a brother, Leo of Huron, a stepsister, Anna Walker of Wessington Springs and many nieces and nephews.

Services begin at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Congregational United Church of Christ in Huron with burial in the Restlawn Memory Gardens Cem.

Visitation will be Friday at the Welter Funeral Home in Huron and continues Saturday morning at the funeral home. Visitation will continue prior to the service Saturday at the church.

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  • Created by: Bob Orr
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100011714
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alvera Koerner Ferguson (18 Sep 1914–3 Apr 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100011714, citing Restlawn Memory Gardens, Huron, Beadle County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Bob Orr (contributor 47010310) .