Norma Jean Horgen

Norma Jean Horgen

Death 10 Sep 1966 (aged 18)
Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, USA
Burial Saint Ansgar, Mitchell County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 45382947 · View Source
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Norma Jean Horgen Drowning Victim in Clear Lake Saturday

Investigation is continuing concerning the drowning of Miss Norma Jean Horgen, 18, daughter of Mrs. Leona Horgen of rural St. Ansgar which occurred this past weekend in Clear Lake.

The body was found floating about 50 feet from the north shore by a fisherman Saturday, September 10, [1966,] at about 8:15 P.M.

Miss Horgen, a 1966 graduate of St. Ansgar Senior High School, and since June has been living in Mason City where she was enrolled at the Mason City School of Cosmetology.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, September 13, [1966] at the Immanuel Lutheran Church here with the Reverend Norman Betke officiating. Burial was in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.

Miss Horgen is survived by her mother, four sisters, Mrs. Keith (Karen) Jaspers of Solon, Janice of Anaheim, California, and Dorothy and Sherlyn at home; three brothers also at home are Russell, Keith and Darwin.

[St. Ansgar Enterprise, from St. Ansgar Museum collections] Research Credit: Kermit Kittleson

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  • Added: 13 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45382947
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Norma Jean Horgen (15 Feb 1948–10 Sep 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45382947, citing Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Saint Ansgar, Mitchell County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Roll (contributor 46928779) .