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 Elenora <I>Mittlieder</I> Mathias

Elenora Mittlieder Mathias

Max, McLean County, North Dakota, USA
Death 7 Dec 2010 (aged 88)
Underwood, McLean County, North Dakota, USA
Burial Garrison, McLean County, North Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 62718471 · View Source
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Elenora Mathias, 88, of Garrison, North Dakota, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at Prairie View Nursing Home in Underwood, North Dakota.

She was born Feb. 16, 1922, to Mary Dref Mittlieder and Theobald Mittlieder in Max, North Dakota. She was raised in the Max and Garrison areas.

Elenora married Rudolph Mathias on Nov 12, 1939, in Garrison, North Dakota. They lived and farmed east of Garrison until they retired and moved into Garrison. Following her husband's death in 1986 she continued to reside in Garrison. Due to a decline in health, she moved to Prairie View Nursing Home in Underwood in June 2010.

Elenora had a strong faith in our Lord Jesus Christ. She was active in St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garrison until ill health kept her house bound for the last several years. She treasured her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She gardened and enjoyed crafts of many kinds. She was known for her strong will, determination and quick mind.

Her loving family includes: sons, Kenneth (Shirley) Mathias, of Smithville, Texas; Dennis (Jan) Mathias, of Salina, Utah; daughters, Gloria (Keith) Jensen, of Minot, North Dakota, and Carol (Kenneth) Poucher, of Knoxville, Tennessee; grandchildren: Kelly (Lisa) Mathias, of Bismarck, North Dakota; Wendy (Everett) Utter, of Newbury Park, California; Michelle (Michael) Woodhead, of Niagara Falls, New York; Kimberly (David) Gassman, of Fort Smith, Arkansas; Kristi (Joshua) Kamphaugh, of Fargo, North Dakota; Aaron Mathias, of Salina, Utah; Kara Poucher Campadonico, of Knoxville, Tennessee; Lisa Jensen, of Minot, North Dakota; Stacy Mathias Douglas, of Cedar City, Utah; and Nathan Poucher, of Indianapolis, Indiana. Great-grandchildren: Ashley Mathias, Zachary Gassman, Cody Westphal, Chelsea Westphal, Tyler Mathias, Madison Woodhead, Cole Gassman, Lane Gassman, Braden Gassman, Trevor Douglas, Zachary Douglas, Mckenna Woodhead, Michael Campadonico, Caleb Kamphaugh, Logan Summers, Micah Kamphaugh.

Elenora was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Rudolph; sisters, Elvina (Gordon) Sorenson, and Iona (Jack) Hancock; brother Edwin Mittlieder; and great-grandson Thomas Campadonico (at birth).

Funeral services: Will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, at Thompson Funeral Home in Garrison.

Interment: St. Paul Cemetery, east of Garrison.

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  • Created by: Dale & Corinne Wise
  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62718471
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elenora Mittlieder Mathias (16 Feb 1922–7 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62718471, citing Saint Pauls Cemetery, Garrison, McLean County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Dale & Corinne Wise (contributor 47132213) .