Milo L. Sorenson

Milo L. Sorenson

Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 10 Jan 2017 (aged 86)
Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 175192239 · View Source
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Milo L. Sorenson, 86, of Austin, Minnesota, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at St. Mark’s Living in Austin.

Milo Luverne Sorenson was born Sept. 3, 1930, in Austin, the son of Ben and Ida (Anderson) Sorenson. While in high school, Milo played football and basketball. He graduated from Adams High School and served in the U.S. Army.

He returned to Austin and worked at Hormel Foods until his retirement. Milo married Alberta Jean Rugg on Jan. 29, 1955, at the First United Methodist Church in Austin.

Milo was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, The American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars. Milo enjoyed fishing, taking a number of trips to northern Minnesota and Canada. He and Alberta liked to go dancing, playing cards and camping. In retirement, they traveled in their motor home, spending winters in Florida and along the gulf coast into Mississippi. Milo was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching sporting events on television.

Milo is survived by his wife, Alberta Sorenson, Austin; sister, Ilene King, Austin; brother and sisters-in-law, Almon and Pat Sorenson, Adams, Minnesota and Linda Sorenson, Charles City, Iowa; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Wilma Sheeley, Dover, Minnesota, Phillip and Marlys Rugg, Rochester, Minnesota, Jay and Elaine Rugg, Whitman, Arizona, and Paul and Jean Rugg, Wanamingo, Minnesota; nieces and nephews; and great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Virgil Sorenson.

Interment -Grandview Cemetery.

-Austin Daily Herald Online, January 13, 2017

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  • Created by: Janet Stephenson
  • Added: 11 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175192239
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Milo L. Sorenson (3 Sep 1930–10 Jan 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175192239, citing Grandview Cemetery, Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Janet Stephenson (contributor 46853083) .