Ellen J. <I>Larson</I> Fogelstrom

Ellen J. Larson Fogelstrom

Death 31 Aug 2004 (aged 99)
Burial Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 11538362 · View Source
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Ellen J. Fogelstrom, age 99, of Austin, died Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2004, at St. Marks Lutheran Home.

She was born May 21, 1905, in Rose Creek, Minn., to Carl and Amanda (Blom) Larson. Ellen was baptized and confirmed at the Swedish Hoflanda Lutheran Church at Rose Creek.
She graduated from the Rose Creek High School and was married to William D. Fogelstrom on July 6, 1927, at the Elkton Lutheran parsonage. They made their home in Dubuque, Iowa for six years before moving to Austin in 1933.
Ellen was a member of St. Olaf Lutheran Church, where she was active with the quilters group.
She was an avid needle worker and spent many hours enjoying her work with sewing, knitting, embroidery and crocheting.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William D., in 1980; son, William A., in 2003; brothers, Bernard and Alva Larson; and sisters, Hildur Kraft and Mable Gomer.

Memorial services will be held Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2004, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Olaf Lutheran Church with the Rev. Ron Barnett officiating. Interment will be at Grandview Cemetery. Friends may greet the family for one hour before the service at the church on Wednesday. Memorials are preferred to the Hoflanda Lutheran Church or the donor's choice.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Charlotte and Gary Sutter of Austin, Minn.; grandsons and wives, Brian and Linda Sutter of Eatonville, Wash.; Ronald and Helen Sutter of Lanesboro, Minn.; Kevin and Julie Sutter of Rochester, Minn.; Scott and Carla Sutter of New Brighton, Minn.; Robert and Melissa Fogelstrom of Granite Falls, Wash.; Dwight and Debbie Fogelstrom of Middletown, Iowa; great-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren; step-great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Janet Larson of Grinnell, Iowa; nieces and nephews.

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  • Added: 15 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11538362
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