Philip Martin Funeral Friday Six Mile Grove

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Thursday, November 22, 1962
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Philip Martin Funeral Friday
Six Mile Grove

Funeral services were held Friday, November 16 at Six Mile Grove Lutheran church for Philip A. Martin, 71, with the Rev. Stanley Klemesrud officiating with interment in th e church cemetery.

He died at his farm home northeast of Lyle November 13 following a heart attack.

Philip Martin was born in Nevada township October 13, 1891 to Andrew and Julia (Enerson) Martin. He was baptized and confirmed in the Six Mile Grove Lutheran church where he was a lifelong member. He made his home on the Martin farm where he was engaged in farming his entire life.

He is survived by two sisters, (Alma) Mrs. Olavus Meyer of Rosholt, South Dakota and Mrs. Thea Ostenson, Lyle , two brothers, Gilbert Martin of Austin and Melvin Martin of Lyle; also ten nephews and six nieces.

Pallbearers were Melvin Carolan, Hamlin Ashley, Eddie Fossey, Robert Anderson, Melvin Rohne and Nordahl Nelson.

Out of town relatives and friends attending were Mrs. Olavus Meyer, Clifford Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Meyer, Mrs. Sylvia Doll all of Rosholt, South Dakota.

Mr. and Mrs. John Fairchild, Des Moines, Iowa; Mrs. E. A. McGrath Eau Clair, Wisconsin; Mr. and Mrs. George Otif, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Martin, and Mrs. Niels Pearson, all of Minneapolis; Arthur Martin, Owatonna, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Palneck, Mason City. The rest were from Adams, Rose Creek, Austin and St. Ansgar, Iowa.