Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Obituary - Borg


Olaf Borg passed away at Wes-
ley hospital August 29. He was
born Dec. 3, 1878 in Sweden and
came to the United States in
1903, settling on a homestead in
Lyons township in 1898. He mar-
ried Anna Johnson and later
moved to International Falls.

To this union three children were
born. In 1939 Mrs. Borg passed
away and in 1944 he married
Christine Olson, making their
home in Nimrod.

Surviving are his wife, a son
A. E. Borg of International
Falls; a daughter Mrs. R Suny-
tion, Kansas City, Mo. Also two
brothers and a sister of Sebeka;
Andrew Larson and Albert Lar-
son and Beda Aarnes.

He was buried in West Lyons
cemetery, pall bearers being his
six nephews: Aldoph, Oscar, Ar-
thur and Andy Borg; and Ran-
dolph Aarnes.

Date and name of newspaper where this was printed is unknown.