Obit: Weiden, Minda (1883 – 1967)

Contact: Dinah Reinke

Surnames: Weiden, Larson,Thorson, Asplund, Skibbe, McNeill, Chamberlain

------ Source: Tribune-Phonograph (Abbotsford and Colby, Clark Co., Wis.) 02/02/1967

------ Weiden, Minda (19 NOV 1883 – 29 JAN 1967)

Funeral services for Mrs. Minda Weiden, 83, Colby, were held on Wednesday, February 1, at Hoeper and Kraut Funeral Home, Owen. Mrs. Weiden died Sunday at St. Joseph’s hospital, Marshfield. The Rev. Henry Jereau officiated and burial was in the Riverside cemetery at Withee.

Born Minda Larson November 19, 1883, at Stanley, her marriage to Louis Weiden took place November 4, 1906, at Stanley. Mr. Weiden died in 1956.

Following their marriage the couple lived at Stanley for a time, then moved to a farm in the town of Hoard where they lived until Mr. Weiden’s death. In 1958, Mrs. Weiden moved to Colby, and had been making her home there with her son-in-law and daughter.

Survivors are a son, Lyle Weiden, route 2, Withee; three daughters, Mrs. Peter (Edith) Thorson and Mrs. Arnold (Esther) Asplund, Colby and Mrs. Oscar (Hilda) Skibbe, Waukegan, Ill.; two sisters, Mrs. Ida McNeill, Antigo and Mrs. Judith Chamberlain, Ryegate, Vt.; a brother, Marvel Larson, Chippewa Falls, and six grand children and nine great grand children.



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