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 Emma Amelia “Mingus” <I>Berg</I> Bangen

Emma Amelia “Mingus” Berg Bangen

Climax, Polk County, Minnesota, USA
Death 11 Sep 1972 (aged 85)
Minot, Ward County, North Dakota, USA
Burial Climax, Polk County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 57391807 · View Source
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Funeral Was Wednesday for Mrs. Emma Bangen
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Sept. 13th at 10 a.m. in Bethel Lutheran Church, New Town, for Mrs. Emma Bangen, 85, New Town, who died last Monday in a Minot hospital.

Rev. Dennis Marchus officiated and interment was in the Sand Hill Cemetery at Climax, Minn. Organist was Mrs. Joyce Prosser and soloist was Mrs. Marlyn Aubol. Pallbearers were Howard, Arvid and Jeffrey Bangen, Marland Aubol, Jack Peterson and John Lacey.

Mrs. Emma Bangen was born March 15, 1887 in Climax, Minnesota to Mr. and Mrs. Nels Berg. She was reared there and on November 9, 1907 married at Climax to Theodore Bangen.

They lived in the Climax area until 1917 except for a short time when they homesteaded in Alberta, Canada. In 1917, the Bangens homesteaded in the Sanish area. They moved to Minot in 1959 and lived there until 1969 when Mr. Bangen died. Since that time, Mrs. Bangen had lived at the New Town Nursing Home.

Along with her husband, an infant daughter preceded her in death. Surviving are two half-brothers, Monroe Berg of Grand Forks and Alton Berg of Climax.
Johnson-Williamson Funeral Home, New Town, was in charge of arrangements.

Emma's mother's name was Anne Stubson.

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  • Maintained by: Nancy Stout
  • Originally Created by: Maureen
  • Added: 20 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57391807
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Amelia “Mingus” Berg Bangen (15 Mar 1887–11 Sep 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57391807, citing Sand Hill Lutheran Church Cemetery, Climax, Polk County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Stout (contributor 47697610) .