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 Elsie Rowena <I>Madsen</I> Duke

Elsie Rowena Madsen Duke

Ioka, Duchesne County, Utah, USA
Death 27 Mar 1996 (aged 79)
Provo, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA
Plot Sec. A Lot 29 Pos. 3
Memorial ID 135001 · View Source
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Elsie Rowena Madsen Duke, loving wife, mother, grandmother, age 79, of Provo, passed away Sunday, March 24, 1996, at UVRMC, of heart failure. Elsie was born June 24, 1916, in Loka, Utah, a daughter of Peter and Christina Jensen Madsen. She married Paul Varley Duke on November 27, 1935, in Provo. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple on June 7, 1937.
She is survived by her loving husband of over 60 years, Paul; five of their six children: Pauline (Roger) Fisher of Toronto, Canada, Lyman P. (LuJean) Duke, R. Floyd (Karen) Duke, Jean Porter and Christina Roberts, all of Provo, one sister, Myrtle (Fred) Erickson of Springville. She was a loving grandmother to 15 and great-grandmother to 17. She was preceded in death by a son, Michael Kenneth Duke.

Burial was March 26, 1996.

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  • Maintained by: Kim Christensen
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 135001
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elsie Rowena Madsen Duke (24 Jun 1916–27 Mar 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 135001, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Kim Christensen (contributor 47354209) .