Obit: Nielson, Edward #1 (1910 - 1949)

Contact:  Linda Ewen

Surnames: Nielson

----Source: Spencer Record, Spencer, Wis.) 8/25/1949

Nielson, Edward (11 NOV 1910 - 24 AUG 1949)

Edward Nielson Passes Away

Edward Nielson, 39, passed away Wednesday morning, August 24, at 3 o’clock, the first death in this community from Polio.

Mr. Nielson was taken to the hospital Sunday where he was placed in the Polio Isolation Ward. His throat was affected and Tuesday he was placed in the Iron Lung but all efforts failed to save his life.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Methodist Church.

A complete obituary will be published next week.



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