Sylvia Knutson 1911-1957
KNUTSON, ANDERSON, BURGER, BARKHURST, TORKELSON
Posted By: Sharon Elijah (email)
Date: 5/23/2019 at 09:14:44
18 December 1957 - The Tipton Conservative
Funeral services for Mrs. Sylvia Clara Knutson, 46, were held Monday at the Sheets & Dahn funeral home with the Rev. Karl K. Hering in charge. Burial was in Tipton Masonic cemetery.
Mrs. Knutson died in University hospital at Iowa City Dec. 13 after a short illness.
The daughter of Andrew and Bertena Anderson, she was born July 22, 1911, in Dakota City. She was married to Lowell Knutson Nov. 14, 1934, at Humboldt, where they made their home until 1941 when they moved to Tipton.
She is survived by five children, Jimmy Torkelson of Chicago, Ill.; Louie Knutson, in the army at Fort Bliss, Texas; Mrs. Jean Ann Burger, Des Moines; Mrs. Barbara Barkhurst, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., and Audrey, at home; three grandchildren, her father, and seven sisters and three brothers.
She was preceded in death by her husband Aug. 25, 1945, and an infant son in 1940.
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