Overum, Christine (Shirley) (1868-1949)

Scanned by Cheryl Srnsky
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Rites Set Dec. 31
for Mrs. Christine
Overum, 81 Years

Funeral services will be held
Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. at
the Bethlehem Lutheran church
northeast of this city for Mrs.
Christine Overum, who passed
away Wednesday evening at her
home in Agder township at the
age of 81 years. Rev. Morris Eg-
gen of Warren will conduct the
rites and burial will be made in
the church cemetery.
Mrs. Overum was born Sept.
25, 1868 at Rochester, and at the
age of three years move[sic] with her
parents to Rothsay, where she
learned the dressmaking trade,
which she followed until her
marriage to Carl Overum on July
7, 1908 at Warren, then settling
on a farm in Agder township,
which had[sic] been operated by her
daughters since her husband's
death 12 years ago.
Survivors include two daugh-
ters, Clara and Ella Overum of
rural Thief River Falls. Besides
her husband she was preceded
in death by a sister and two bro-
thers.

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