Caroline Hanson obituary
DATE OF DEATH: Sept. 28, 1935
DATE OF BIRTH: July 2, 1863 Age at Death- 72
FATHER: Arne Larson BIRTHPLACE: Norway
MOTHER: Gundie Unknown BIRTHPLACE: Norway
BURIAL: Mona, Iowa
Hanson B. J. Mrs.
MRS. B. J. HANSON DIED MON-
DAY, DEC. 12TH
Mrs. Caroline Hanson was born in Norway, June 24th, 1846. She emigrated with her husband to America in 1870. He died in 1881 and in 1883, she married B. J. Hanson, with whom she has lived a happy life for 44 years. They had no children, but adopted three boys, Frank McCauley, who lives in Miles City, Mont., Henry O. Bjelland of Nevis, Minn., and Olaves Halvorsen. who lives amongst us and was a great help during the illness and after the death of Mrs. Hanson.
Peace to her memory, blessed b her rest in the arms of Jesus- Contributed.
Mrs. B. J. Hanson passed away Monday after an illness extending over a couple months. Though advanced in years, she was able to be about until near the last. For many years, she had been unable to rest in bed and even her last days were spent, sitting in a chair.
The Lyle Tribune
Dec. 16, 1927 page 4 col. 2