Andrew Ernest West

Andrew Ernest West

Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Death 3 Jan 1953 (aged 73)
Canby, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 23136800 · View Source
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Son of John E. and Hanna Larson West. Was married to Ella Paulson (divorced).

Obituary: Canby News January 9, 1953

Funeral services for Andrew E. West who died at Swenson Memorial hospital last Saturday, were held from the Larson and Voigt funeral home at 1:30 p.m. and from the Presbyterian church at 2:00 Tuesday.

At the church Henry Williamson, accompanied by Miss Linnea Nygren at the organ, sang "Lead Kindly Light", and "The Lord is My Shepherd".

Pallbearers were John Fitzpatrick, Joe Johnson, Roy Melby, Lester Melby, John Brandt and John Lentz. Internment was made in Grandview Cemetery, Gary, S.D.

Andrew E. West was born in Minneapolis and moved to Yellow Medicine county with his parents as a small child. He later lived in St. Paul where he worked as a painter and decorator. There he married Ella Paulson. He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran church. For the last few years Mr. West made his home with a sister, Mrs. Henry Paulson, who lives near Gary.

Surviving are three sisters, Ann of Gary, S.D., and Josephine and Minnie of Minneapolis, and one brother, Harry of Brookings, S.D.

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  • Created by: Patty Betlach Russell
  • Added: 27 Nov 2007
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