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Carl Walmer Lander

Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Death 24 Dec 1994 (aged 89)
Evansville, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Lot 22, Plot 5
Memorial ID 100334007 · View Source
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Carl Walmer Lander was born on September 18, 1905, in Moe Township, Douglas county, Minnesota, the son of Carl and Amanda (Carlstrom) Lander. He was baptized and confirmed at the St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Moe Township and attended Country School District No. 45. He farmed for many years and eventually farmed and lived with Sig Bye. Walmer served his country as a member of the Alexandria Home Guard during World War II. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was known for his good sense of humor. Walter entered the Crestview Manor Nursing Home on March 25, 1981 and lived there until his death on Saturday, December 24, 1994, at the age of 89 years.

He is survived by brothers: Harry and Rudolph Lander of Crestview Manor Nursing Home; sister and brother-in-law; Mildred and Donald Peterson of Brandon; brother-in-law Alex Haabala of Brandon. Walmer was preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Edwin and Raynold; sisters: Emily Haabala and Mayme Hogan; brother-in-law John Hogan; two infant brothers and two infant sisters.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, December 28, 1994 at the St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Moe Township with Rev. Dane W. Compton officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery. Pallbearers were his great nephews: Steven Peterson, Scott Peterson, Lynn Nokes, Randy Bettermann, Mitch Sanstead and Daniel Sanstead. Arrangements were with the Anderson Funeral Home.
(Echo Press, Jan. 4, 1995)


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