Haldor Lillenas

Haldor Lillenas

Birth
Hordaland fylke, Norway
Death 18 Aug 1959 (aged 73)
Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado, USA
Burial Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Plot Section 20, Lot 120
Memorial ID 6872074 · View Source
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Hymn Writer. He wrote the text and melody to the beloved hymns, "The Bible Stands" and "Wonderful Grace of Jesus," among many others. He also wrote the melody for "It is Glory Just to Walk With Him." The publishing company he started, which bears his name, is still one of the premier publishers of sacred music today.

Bio by: Mike Reed


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  • Originally Created by: Mike Reed
  • Added: 23 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6872074
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Haldor Lillenas (19 Nov 1885–18 Aug 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6872074, citing Forest Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .