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Tilda Geneva HOLT

Female 1892 - 1962  (69 years)


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  • Name Tilda Geneva HOLT 
    Born 30 Nov 1892  North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 May 1962  Goodhue County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Dennison
    Buried Valley Grove Cemetery, Wheeling Twp, Rice County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 23, at 2 p.m. at the Dennison Lutheran Church for Mrs. Thomas Haugen, 69, of Northfield. The Rev. Harlan F. Foss, pastor of the Dennison Lutheran Church, conducted the service. The soloist was Esther Boe, with Mrs. Harlan Foss accompanying. The pallbearers were Carl Underdahl, Oscar Solheim, Leonard Esterm, Edward Kunde, Fred Anderson and Alfred Skovbroten. Interment was in the Valley Grove Cemetery at Nerstrand.

      Tilda Geneva, daughter of Iver and Gertrude Wangesness Holt, was born at Minot, N.D. on Nov. 30, 1892. She was baptized and confirmed in the First Lutheran Church in Minot. She was married to Thomas N. Haugen on Oct. 27, 1914. To this union eight children were born: Five daughters, Mrs. Elmer (Valdine) Engeseth, Mrs. Orlando (Meredith) Lien, Mrs. Elsworth (Hazel) Dammer, Mrs. Arvin (Norma) Iverson and Mrs. James (Lou Ann) Lervik and three sons, Russell, who was killed in World War II, Herbert and Donald. Her parents, five brothers and one sister preceded her in death.

      Surviving are her husband, seven children, 17 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, two brothers, Arthur of Seattle and Grant of Minot, N.D., and one sister, Hazel Holt of Williston, N.D.

      The Haugens came to Dennison in 1924 and farmed in this area and later moved to Northfield. Mrs. Haugen was taken ill last week and taken from the Northfield Hospital to the University Hospitals where she passed away Friday, May 19. Mrs. Haugen was active in church and Ladies Aid work and was an honorary member of the Dennison Ladies Aid. She was presented with a lifelong pin by the local aid.
    Person ID I29336  Don Carlson's Tree
    Last Modified 7 May 2019 

    Father Iver HOLT,   b. 1852,   d. Jun 1934  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Gertrude WANGSNESS,   b. 1858,   d. 1898  (Age 40 years) 
    Family ID F20397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Nels HAUGEN,   b. 7 Apr 1891, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1985, Northfield, Rice County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married Abt 1915 
    Children 
     1. D.L. HAUGEN
     2. V. HAUGEN
    Last Modified 7 May 2019 
    Family ID F20390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart