Peder Andersen Sakrismo
Tydal, Norway

Peder A. Sakrismo, 76, of Flom, Minn., died Tuesday in Tydal, Norway, in
the home in which he was born. He had been in Norway about two months
visiting relatives.
     The body will be returned to Wagstrom Funeral Home here for the funeral
tentatively set for 1:30 Monday in Immanuel Lutheran Church, the Rev.
Conrad Greenquist officiating.
     Born Dec. 2, 1881, Mr. Sakrismo came to the United States to Flom
Township, Norman County, in 1904. He homesteaded in Marshall County,
Minnesota, two years later. In 1917 he returned to Flom where he had
lived since.
     Mr. Sakrismo married Anna Swenson Oct. 27, 1902 in Norway. She died in
January of 1957.
     Surviving are seven children, Andrew and Lars, of Ulen, Minn., John of
Twin Valley, Mrs. Sidney (Elizabeth) Swenson, Flom, Mrs. Arvid (Greta)
Engeseth of Lake Park, Minn., Mrs. Marvin (Petrina) VanDenEinde, Bejou,
Minn., and Mrs. Bjarne (Signe) Aune of Twin Valley;
     Sixteen grandchildren and two brothers and two sisters in Norway. A son
also preceded him in death.

12 May 2001 01:06 PM

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