Earl Odean Tiegen

Earl Odean Tiegen

Birth
Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 10 May 1968 (aged 71)
Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Plot 126
Memorial ID 17276471 · View Source
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Christened November 21, 1896, at Little Cedar. Sponsors were Elling Olson, (illegible), and Mr. and Mrs. A. Knudsen.

From the Adams Review, May 23, 1967:

Earl Odean Tiegen, son of Iver and Bertha Tiegen, was born Oct. 26, 1896, in Adams (Township), Minn.

He attended Adams schools, Southern Minnesota Normal College and the University of Minnesota School of Agriculture. He lived in Adams all his life and on June 13, 1922, he married Helen Anderson at St. Paul. He was director of the Mower County Service Co., director of the Adams Co-op Creamery Assn., a member of the Minnesota Farm Bureau Assn., served on the Adams School Board for 21 years and served on the Little Cedar Cemetery Committee.

He died May 10, 1968, at the Methodist Hospital, Rochester, after being ill nine months. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. May 13 at the Little Cedar Lutheran Church, Rev. Wayne Quibell officiating. Internment was in the Little Cedar Cemetery with the Adams Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

He is survived by his wife, Helen, Adams, Minn.; one daughter, Mrs. Daniel (Jean) Chance, Santa Rosa, Calif.; one son, Don of Redondo Beach, Calif.; one brother, Irwin B. Tiegen Sr. of Port Charlotte, Fla.; grandchildren, Mrs. Peter (Janet) Schneider, St. Paul, Darrel Osmundson, Austin; Steven Osmundson, Santa Rose, and Alan, Kent, and Tracy Tiegen, Redondo Beach, Calif.; great-grandchildren, Christopher, Michelle and Anne Marie Schneider; Nephews, Malcolm and Howard Carll, Irwin Tiegen Jr.; niece Mrs. Edgar Jones.

His parents and three sisters preceded him in death.

Out-of-town people at the funeral came from Santa Rose, Redondo Beach, Calif., Port Charlotte, Fla., St. Paul, Mankato, Blooming Prairie, Minn. Mason City, Osage, Iowa and surrounding area.



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  • Added: 3 Jan 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 17276471
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Earl Odean Tiegen (26 Oct 1896–10 May 1968), Find a Grave Memorial no. 17276471, citing Little Cedar Cemetery, Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Janet Stephenson (contributor 46853083) .