Peter August Tolf

Peter August Tolf

Birth
Svenarum, Vaggeryds kommun, Jönköpings län, Sweden
Death 15 Apr 1929 (aged 71)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 47352675 · View Source
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From the April 16, 1929 edition of the Chicago Daily News; "Peter A. Tolf, April 15, beloved husband of Augusta S. Toff [Tolf](nee Landstrom), fond father of Harry, Ranghild Katherine and Raymond C Tolf, grandfather of Harriet, Earl and Oliver, brother of Gust Tolf, Mrs. Peter Swanson, Mrs. Charles Youngberg, Mrs. John Peterson, Christine and the late Frank Tolf.

Funeral Thursday, 1:30 p.m., from late residence, 6028 N Fairfield, to Swedish Mission church, School and Osgood-sts., at 2:30 p.m. Interment Rosehill."

From the front page of the April 19, 1929 issue of Batavia Herald; "Peter Tolf, foreman of the blacksmith shop at the US Wind Engine and Pump Company for many years, passed away Monday in Chicago, where he resided with his family since ill health forced his retirement.

Mr. Tolf is survived by his wife, two sons; Harry, Raymond, and one daughter, Ranghild, all of Chicago, also one brother, Gust Tolf and two sisters Mrs. John Peterson and Miss Christine Tolf of this city and two sisters, Mrs. Peter Swanson of St. Charles and Mrs. Youngbird [Youngberg] of Chicago. Funeral services were held in Chicago yesterday."



  • Created by: Laura Aanenson
  • Added: 31 Jan 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 47352675
  • Laura Aanenson
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter August Tolf (1 Jan 1858–15 Apr 1929), Find a Grave Memorial no. 47352675, citing Rosehill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Laura Aanenson (contributor 47083735) .