Emma Gertrude “Gertie” <I>Merriam</I> Nelson

Emma Gertrude “Gertie” Merriam Nelson

Birth
Springfield, Bon Homme County, South Dakota, USA
Death 20 Aug 1957 (aged 72)
Burial Hardin Township, Webster County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 75028977 · View Source
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Obituary from The Ogden Reporter, Ogden, Iowa

Funeral services for Mrs. Gertie Nelson will be Friday, August 23, at 1:30 from the Hansen Funeral Home in Stratford and at 2 p.m. at the South Marion Church, the Rev. F. Garrett in charge. Burial will be in the Hardin Township Cemetery at Stratford.

Mrs. Nelson, who had been living in Ogden the past few years until her recent illness, died Tuesday evening about 5 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Merrill Monson in Stratford. She had been ill for six months.

Survivors include her son, Andrew Baker of Ogden; two daughters, Mrs. Merrill (Opal) Monson of Strafford; and Mrs. Darrell McVicker of Tucson Arizona; six stepchildren, Leonard Nelson of Lehigh; Mrs. Earl Howe of Williams; Mrs. Earl Davis, Story City; George Nelson, Dayton; and Harold Nelson of Phoenix, Arizona.

She is survived also by several brothers and sisters, Mrs. Stella Sparks, Edward Merriam, O.W. Merriam, and Mrs. V.A. Husmann, all of Ogden; Emery Merriam of Wood, Wisconsin; Mrs. John Becker, Mrs. Alvin Erickson, and Melvin E. Merriam of Boone; Mrs. D.H. Hensen of Des Moines, and a number of grandchildren.



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  • Added: 16 Aug 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 75028977
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Gertrude “Gertie” Merriam Nelson (4 Apr 1885–20 Aug 1957), Find a Grave Memorial no. 75028977, citing Hardin Township Cemetery, Hardin Township, Webster County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Mayflower 46 (contributor 47003187) .