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Abner Benjamin Larson

  • Birth 23 Nov 1876 Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 23 Nov 1955 Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA
  • Memorial ID 79857140

RED WING - Abner Larson, 1309 South Park street, Red Wing resident for 30 years, died today on his 79th birthday anniversary at a Rochester hospital. He had been hospitalized the past eight months.

Born in St. Paul, Minnesota, November 23, 1976, he farmed in the Goodhue area for many years and then moved to Red Wing in 1925. Since that time he was employed by the maintenance department of the Milwaukee railroad. He was a member of the First Methodist church.

His wife, the former Harriet Bollum, died March 1 of this year.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Methodist church with the Rev. Warren Nyberg officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood cemetery.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Leonard (Margaret) Sweeney of Little Falls and Mrs. Carl (Bernice) Gustafson of Welch; eight granchildren, three brothers, Otto and Denis of St. Petersburgh, Fla., and Caleb of Elgin, Ill., and Mrs. Lester (Lillian) Hanson of St. Petersburgh, Fla. One brother (George) and two sisters (Marion and Jennie) preceeded him in death.

Friends may call at the Edstrom Funeral Home Saturday from 7-9 p.m., Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. and Monday at the church from 11 a.m. to the time of the services.

Daily Republican Eagle (Red Wing, MN) - November 23, 1955

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  • Created by: James Gustafson
  • Added: 4 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79857140
  • James Gustafson
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Abner Benjamin Larson (23 Nov 1876–23 Nov 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79857140, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by James Gustafson (contributor 47637112) .