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 Esther Elizabeth <I>Frokjer</I> Trauger

Esther Elizabeth Frokjer Trauger

Rolfe, Pocahontas County, Iowa, USA
Death 16 Dec 1949 (aged 54)
Humboldt County, Iowa, USA
Burial Livermore, Humboldt County, Iowa, USA
Plot 04-05
Memorial ID 111818332 · View Source
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Esther was the daughter of James and Anne Marie Frokjer. She married Guy Trauger on February 26, 1913. They were the parents of Leonard, Harold, James, Merlin, and a daughter.

Dec 29, 1949 - Algona Upper Des Moines - LuVerne - Funeral services were held Monday, Dec. 19 for Mrs. Guy Trauger at the Lindhart funeral home in Humboldt. Mrs. Trauger died Friday, Dec. 16, 1949 at the age of 54, after an illness of six months. Pastor A.R. Smith was in charge of services.

Esther Elizabeth Frokjer, daughter of James and Anne Marie Frokjer, was born Feb. 23, 1895, at Rolfe, Iowa. On Feb. 26, 1913, she was married to Guy Trauger at Rolfe. They lived in the Livermore community since their marriage, except for six years spent in Minnesota. Five children were born to this union.

Surviving are her husband and five children, Leonard, Long Beach, Calif.; Harold, Luverne; Mrs. Robert Bierma, Tucson, Ariz.; James and Merlin, Livermore; nine grandchildren, three brothers, Christian Frokjer, Nashua, Minn., Rudolf Frokjer, Madison, Wis. and Paul Frokjer, Winona, Minn.; two sisters, Mrs. Agnes Kilstore, Winona, Minn.; and Mrs. Emma Rogers of Centralia, Wis.; her step-mother, Mrs. Johanne Frokjer, five half brothers and five half-sisters and many other relatives and friends.

She was a member of the First Presbyterian church at Livermore. Casket-bearers were Charles Rummens, Elwood Rummens, Guy Raney, John Olson, Harry Clark and Edward Opheim. Elaine Rummens sang two selections, "The Old Rugged Cross" and "The Lord's Prayer." Burial was made in the Union cemetery at Livermore.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 111818332
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Esther Elizabeth Frokjer Trauger (23 Feb 1895–16 Dec 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111818332, citing Union Cemetery, Livermore, Humboldt County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Geo Clinton (contributor 46936067) .