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 Elsie <I>Kluin</I> Engelkes

Elsie Kluin Engelkes

Ortonville, Big Stone County, Minnesota, USA
Death 16 Mar 1989 (aged 86)
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Parker, Turner County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 100048759 · View Source
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Elsie Engelkes, 86, daughter of Pete and Rena Kluin, was born Apr. 1, 1902 at Ortonville, MN. Elsie died Thursday, Mar. 16, 1989, at Mom and Dad's Nursing Home in Sioux Falls, SD.

As a young girl, she moved with her family to Worthing, SD, where she lived until she married.

She was united in marriage to Joe Engelkes on May 7, 1920, in Sioux Falls, SD.

They farmed near Chancellor and Parker, SD, before moving into Parker in 1951. Her husband died on Apr. 30, 1967. She moved to Turner Village in 1978.

Her survivors include her son, Raymond and wife, Mary of Sioux Falls; two granddaughters; two great-grandchildren; a friend, Joe Glanzer; a brother, Pete Kluin of Worthing, and a sister, Bertha Detmer of Lennox, SD.

Preceding her in death were her husband; her son, Joe; her parents; three brothers: Henry, Riem and Gahart, and a sister, Amelia.

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  • Created by: Gene Hammerstrom
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100048759
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elsie Kluin Engelkes (1 Apr 1902–16 Mar 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100048759, citing Rosehill Cemetery, Parker, Turner County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Gene Hammerstrom (contributor 46834086) .