Edwin Henry ESTREM

Male 1906 - 1981  (74 years)


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  • Name Edwin Henry ESTREM  [1
    Nickname Henry Estrem 
    Born 16 Mar 1906  Goodhue Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Feb 1981  Rice Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 12 Feb 1981  Vang Cemetery, Dennison, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Memorial
    Memorial
    Estrem
    Gilma O. 1917 - 2007
    Edwin H. 1906 - 1981
    Obituary 14 Feb 1981  [6
    • Unknown newspaper, date approximate.
      Edwin H. Estrem
      Edwin H. Estrem, 74, of rural Dennison died Tuesday evening, Feb. 10, 1981, at Northfield Hospital.
      He was born on March 16, 1906, in Goodhue County, the son of Evan and Hansina (Hove) Estrem.
      He married Gilma Sparstad on November 5, 1939. The Estrems farmed in Goodhue County for many years. Estrem was also employed by St. Olaf College as head custodian for a number of years. Estrem was a life-long resident of the Dennison community and was a member of Vang Lutheran Church.
      Estrem is survived by wife, Gilma; three sons, Edwin, Jr., of Cloquet, Gary of Lakeville and Harlan of Welch; one daughter, Susan Grade (Mrs. Donald) of Beloit, Wis.; four sisters, Mrs. Emma Schuette of Cannon Falls, Mrs. Clara Schuette, Hilda Mechura (Mrs. Ed), and Mrs. Mabel lamberty, all of Northfield; five grandchildren.
      His parents, three brothers and one sister are deceased.
      The funeral service was held on Friday, Feb. 13, at Vang Lutheran Church in rural Dennison, the Rev. Richard Mork officiating. Mrs. Helen Midje served as the organist and Mrs. Ruth Legvold, the vocal soloist.
      Pallbearers were Clarence Sprstad (sic), Truman Mork, David Lamberty, Charles Umbanhowar, Willard Estrem and Joseph McGrath. Spring interment will be made in the church cemetery.
    Reference Number 9599 
    Reference Number E 4 
    Person ID I9599  mm
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2014 

    Father Even J. ESTREM,   b. 30 Jul 1870, Warsaw Township, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1936, Goodhue Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Hansine HOVE,   b. 04 Mar 1877, NORWAY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1939, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1895 
    Family ID F4161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gilma Olava SPARSTAD,   b. 22 Apr 1917, Warsaw Township, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Oct 2008, Northfield, Rice, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 05 Nov 1938  Dennison, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 7
    Wedding Photo
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    Edwin and Gilma (Sparstad) Estrem
    Children 
    +1. Edwin Thomas ESTREM,   b. 27 Oct 1940, Dennison, Goodhue, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 2005, Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. Living
    +3. Gary Ronald ESTREM,   b. 22 Sep 1946, Northfield, Rice, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Mar 2009, Lakeville, Dakota, Mn Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +4. Living
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F4144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Mar 1906 - Goodhue Co., MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 05 Nov 1938 - Dennison, Goodhue, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 1981 - Rice Co., MN Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Edwin Estrem

  • Sources 
    1. [S267] Rita Lace, Estrem Family, Compiler: Lace, Rita, (March 2003).

    2. [S93] 1930 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1930, Ancestry Date, 2002).

    3. [S104] MN Death Certificate Index, CertID# 1981-MN-004980.

    4. [S348] Dalby Database, Compiler: Dalby, John.

    5. [S103] MN Birth Certificate Index.

    6. [S683] Estrem Collection, Compiler: Estrem, Cathy, (2008).

    7. [S12] Funeral Card.