Flygstad, Bankie Daniel (1886-1986)
FLYGSTAD, MUCKLEBUST, JOHNSON, CLAIR, LASTINE
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Date: 9/13/2017 at 10:53:47
Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, Iowa, Monday, October 13, 1986
Funeral services for Bankie Flygstad, 100, were held today, Oct. 13, at 1:30 p.m. at the Church of Christ with Robert Scott officiating. Burial was in Graceland Cemetery.
Mr. Flygstad, a lifelong Hamilton County resident, died Friday, Oct. 10 at the Hamilton County Hospital.
Bankie Daniel Flygstad, the son of Daniel and Jorgina Mucklebust Flygstad, was born May 26, 1886 near Jewell. He attended rural schools in Liberty Township.
He married Myrtle Johnson on Jan. 5, 1916 at Des Moines. The couple farmed in Hamilton and Webster Counties except for three years when the couple farmed in Wisconsin.
They moved into Webster City in 1947 and have resided here since then.
Survivors are his wife, two daughters and two sons, Mildred (Mrs. Elmer) Clair, Donald and Kenneth Flygstad, all of Webster City, and Beth (Mrs. Elwood) Lastine of St. Paul; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 10 sisters and four brothers.
Mr. Flygstad was a member of the Church of Christ.
Hamilton Obituaries maintained by Janelle Graham Martin.
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