Myrtle Eleanor Annie <I>Leaf</I> Lovaas

Myrtle Eleanor Annie Leaf Lovaas

Swift County, Minnesota, USA
Death 7 May 1988 (aged 90)
Howard Lake, Wright County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 24070583 · View Source
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Myrtle Eleanor Annie Lovaas was born on March 24, 1898 on a farm near Kerkhoven, MN, a daughter of Peter and Gustava Leaf. She grew up near Kerkhoven and attended schools there. She was united in marriage to Christian Lovaas at her parent's farm on May 27, 1922. After their marriage they moved to Toronto, SD where they lived for a few years before moving to Gary.

Myrtle was a member of the Gary United Methodist Church, and of the United Methodist Women, the American Legion Auxiliary, the Rural Mail Carrier's Auxiliary and the Gary Senior Citizens group.

She is survived by two sons, Allan and Richard and one daughter, Ruth, Mrs Ordean Nelson.

Funeral services were held at the United Methodist Church in Gary.

Submitted by Ruth Nelson

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  • Created by: Roger Baer
  • Added: 20 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24070583
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Myrtle Eleanor Annie Leaf Lovaas (24 Mar 1898–7 May 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24070583, citing Grandview Cemetery, Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Roger Baer (contributor 46848553) .