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 Martha Dorothy <I>Petersen</I> Josephsen

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Martha Dorothy Petersen Josephsen

  • Birth 10 Jan 1893 Shelby County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 28 Nov 1960 Atlantic, Cass County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Exira, Audubon County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 55302945

Mrs. Carl Josephsen, 67, passed away Monday evening at the Atlantic Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient since Saturday for treatment of pneumonia and a heart condition. Martha Petersen Josephsen was born January 10, 1893 in Shelby County, the daughter of Anton and Anna Petersen, and was married to Carl Josephsen in 1915. They farmed east of Exira until moving to Anita in 1950. After retiring they resided in Anita.

Martha is survived by her husband; two sons, Richard and Robert Josephsen of Exira; six grandchildren; two brothers, Anton Petersen of Atlantic and Arthur Petersen of Anita. She was preceded in death by her parents, five sisters, three brothers and two infant grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon at 2:00 at the Exira Christian Church. Rev. Loren Works of Audubon will officiate. Interment will be in the Exira Cemetery. –Anita Tribune, December 1, 1960

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  • Maintained by: Sandra Josephsen
  • Originally Created by: Smith
  • Added: 22 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55302945
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Dorothy Petersen Josephsen (10 Jan 1893–28 Nov 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55302945, citing Exira Cemetery, Exira, Audubon County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Sandra Josephsen (contributor 49339107) .