Funeral Rites Held at Mona for Adolph Thompson, Age 68

Article Type: 
Publication Date: 
Thursday, February 8, 1951
Publication Date Is Approx: 

Funeral Rites Held
at Mona for Adolph
Thompson, Age 68

Funeral services for Adolph Thompson, 68, who died suddenly January 22, were held Saturday, January 27 at the Mona Lutheran church with the Rev. S. V. Gjervik officiating.

Adolph Thompson, son of Knute and Martha Thompson, was born December 18, 1883 on a farm east of Mona in Mitchell county. As a young lad, he with his parents moved to the farm south of Mona where he had since resided. He was baptized and confirmed in the Mona Lutheran church by Rev. J. M. Eggen.

On May 1, 1937 he was united in marriage to Elvira Westrum. Although he had not felt well this winter, he was up and around until about 9 a.m. last Monday when he suddenly passed away from coronary thrombosis.

Mr. Thompson is survived by his wife, two sisters, Mrs. Rose Onnestad of Danbury, Wisconsin and Josie Thompson of Madison, Wisconsin; four nieces, one nephew besides other relatives and many friends.

Interment was made at Pleasant Hill cemetery with the Rev. Gjervik conducting the committal services.

Relatives from away attending the funeral included Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Enerson and Wayne, Mrs. M. C. Johnson of Rochester, Minnesota; Mr. and Mrs. William Sutterer of Winona, Mr. and Mrs. Simon Myhre, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Wolcott, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Myhre, Thomas Myhre and Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Blom of Austin; Mr. and Mrs. Anton Hamborg, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Mathews of Albert Lea; Mr. and Mrs. Chester Throne of Princeton. Mr. Peter Gordon and Arthur of Rose Creek; Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Norcross and Carroll of Plymouth; Mr. and Mrs. Darold Norcross of Mason City; Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Lugg and Steven of Waterloo; Mr. and Mrs. Irving Brown, Mr. and Mrs. Ove Throne, Mr. and Mrs. T. S. Throne of Northwood; Mr. and Mrs. Sever Knutson of Carpenter.