Tureson, Alfred E.
B: 03 Jun 1911
D: 10 Apr 2001, age 89, Kittson Memorial Healthcare Center, Hallock, MN
M: 19 May 1956, Pearl Swanson, at Thief River Falls, MN
FN: Sander Tureson
MN: Martha Pearson
Children of Alfred Tureson and Pearl Swanson:
M: Unknown Holmgren, Tenstrike
M: Dennis Anderson, Thief River Falls, MN
Kittson County Enterprise Obituary
18 April 2001
Hallock - Alfred E. Tureson, 89, Hallock, died at the kittson Memorial Healthcare Center, Hallock, Tuesday, April 10, 2001.
Alfred was born on the family farm in Thompson Township near Hallock June 3, 1911, the son of Sander and Martha (Pearson) Tureson. He attended country school and farmed with his brothers, Oscar and Fred. Alfred was a veteran of WWII and served with the Army Medical Corps.
On May 19, 1956 he was united in marriage to Pearl Swanson at Thief River Falls. They settled in Hallock and Alfred retired in 1990. Pearl died March 3, 1996.
Family members include two stepdaughters, Darlyne Holmgren, Tenstrike, and Marlys (Dennis) Anderson, Thief River Falls; seven grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; three brothers, Fred, Hallock; Walter, Rockford, IL; and Lloyd, Morristown, NJ; a sister, Edna Doremus, Boonton, NJ.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Iver, Eddie, and Oscar; and four sisters, Ida, Gerda, Clara and Freda.
Funeral services were Friday, April 13, 2001, 10:30 a.m. in the First Presbyterian Church, Hallock. Interment was in Greenwood Cemetery, Hallock. Rev. Kenneth Losch, presided.
Honorary pallbearers were Fred Tureson, Walter Tureson, Lloyd Tureson, Everett Doremus, Ronald Johnson, Dennis Anderson, Raymond Clinton and Bill Lindstrom. Pallbearers were Brian Johnson, Todd Johnson, Mark johnson, James Tureson, Bob Tureson, Tom Anderson, Brad Holmgren and Dale Nelson.
The Hughes Funeral Home, Hallock, was in charge of arrangements.