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 Maria <I>Kangas</I> Mattson

Maria Kangas Mattson

Death 18 Mar 1939 (aged 82)
Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Lot 26, Plot 4
Memorial ID 100334025 · View Source
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Mrs. Charley Mattson, nee Maria Kangas, passed away at her home in Moe township, Saturday, March 18, 1939, on her 82nd birthday. Mrs. Mattson was born in Finland on March 18, 1857. She came to America in 1887 and was married to Charley Mattson at Ely in 1888. In 1892 they came to Douglas county and bought the farm which has been their home since.

Besides the bereaved husband, six children survive. They are Jack of Minneapolis, Willie, Emil, Esther and Elma at home and Olga (Mrs. Edw. Johnson) of Upsala. Two children preceded her in death, one in infancy and Hilda at the age of 16 in 1907. Eleven grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services were held on Friday at one o'clock at the home and two o'clock at the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran church of which she was a charter member. Rev. Krankkala of Sebeka officiated. The pallbearers were Alfred Aho, Emil Kivisto, Arvid Mattila, Isaac Lehto, Jack Haabala and C. J. Pipo.
(Park Region Echo, March 30, 1939)

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100334025
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Kangas Mattson (18 Mar 1857–18 Mar 1939), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100334025, citing Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery, Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by kj (contributor 47962105) .