Aslak Asmundson

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last name also spelled "Asmunson"
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Wednesday, May 2, 1917
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Aslak Asmundson

The funeral of the late Aslak Asmundson who passed away at his home near Fergus Falls, Minn., April 15th, was held from the Six Mile Grove church last week Thursday and was conducted by Rev. Elmer Moe.

The deceased was born in Norway February 8th, 1857, and at the age of 12 he came to this country with his parents and settled in Mower County.

Thirty-five years ago he was united in marriage to Miss Helga Rue, daughter of Mrs. Ole Rue. They continued to make their home in this vicinity until about seven years ago when they moved to Fergus Falls where he passed away. Two children were born to the family, a daughter, Mrs. C. K. Anderson, survives besides the widow.

Mr. Asmundson's death came very suddenly and was due to apoplexy. During his many years a resident of this county the deceased was a faithful member of the Six Mile Grove church. The widow and daughter were present at the funeral services. --Lyle Tribune