Alta Marie Reese

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Alta Marie Reese (Collinson)

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Birthplace: Altona, Illinois, United States
Death: Died in Wyndmere, Richland, North Dakota, United States
Place of Burial: Wyndmere, Richland, North Dakota, United States
Immediate Family:

Wife of William W. Reese
Mother of Vincent L Collinson; Ardella Agnes Foertsch; Edna Marie Miller; <private> Reese and Neta Westhoff

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About Alta Marie Reese

The funeral for Mrs. William (Alta) Reese, 70, was at Wyndmere at the Methodist Church on Tuesday. She died on Saturday (12/30/67). Alta Collinson was born at Altoona, IL on April 30, 1897 and came to this area with her family when a young girl. She was married in Wahpeton, ND on Aug. 21, 1920. The couple farmed here and moved into Wyndmere in 1943. Her husband died in 1951. She leaves three daughters and one son, Mrs. Louie (Ardella) Foertsch and William Reese both of Wyndmere; Mrs. Ray (Edna) Miller, Sioux Falls, SD; Mrs. Leon (Waunetta) Westhoff of Perham, MN; 18 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren and one brother and two sisters in Illinois. Burial was at Elk Creek Cemetery in Wyndmere. The funeral service was officiated by Rev. Ralph Cushing, Organist was Mrs. Mervin Poppen, and a duet was sung by Mr. and Mrs. John Bailey. Pallbearers were Robert Mellem, Charles Johnson, Henry Kjob, Charles Brosowski, Jr., Art Jensen, and Gilbert Schlotfeldt. A son Vincent Collinson of Illinois also was a survivor.

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Alta Marie Reese's Timeline

1897
April 30, 1897
Altona, Illinois, United States
1914
July 22, 1914
Age 17
Wyndmere, North Dakota, United States
1921
September 4, 1921
Age 24
Wyndmere, ND, United States
1923
July 26, 1923
Age 26
Wyndmere, North Dakota, United States
1930
February 27, 1930
Age 32
Wyndmere, Richland, North Dakota, United States
1967
December 30, 1967
Age 70
Wyndmere, Richland, North Dakota, United States
1968
January 2, 1968
Age 70
Wyndmere, Richland, North Dakota, United States