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Ellen Margaret Olson (Hatlestad)

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Bruce, Brookings County, South Dakota, USA
Death: February 4, 1991 (72)
Elk Point, Union County, South Dakota, USA
Place of Burial: Estelline, Hamlin County, South Dakota, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas C. Olson and Matilda Olava Olson
Wife of Melvin Gerhard Hatlestad
Mother of Audrey Ellen Zeller; <private> Hatlestad and <private> Hatlestad
Sister of Edna Marie Hagseth; Oscar Oliver Olson; Melvin Lawrence Olson; Emma Lena Bentaas; Clarence Olson and 4 others

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Newspaper – Obitaury 1991

Ellen Hatlestad


Former Watertown resident Mrs. Ellen Margaret Hatlestad, 72 died Feb. 4 in an Elk Point nursing home.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Giese Funeral Home at Estelline with the Rev. Sam Hatlestad officiating. Burial will be in the Estelline Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday in the Anderson Funeral Home at Elk Point.

Mrs. Hatlestad was born April 26, 1918, at Bruce to Tom and Tilda Olson. She married Melvin Hatlestad Feb. 22, 1936, at Toronto. The couple lived at Estelline until moving to Watertown in 1955. Mrs. Hatlestad was employed at Spies SuperValu and Osco Drug while living at Watertown. She retired in 1980. Mr. Hatlestad died in 1986.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Audrey Zeller of Elk, Point; two sons, Marvin of Sioux Falls and Terry of Yucaipa, Calif.; five sisters, Emma Bentass of White, Elsie Moeller and Mamie Papka, both of Estelline, and Clara Sando and Myrtle Papka, both of Brookings; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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April 26, 1918
Bruce, Brookings County, South Dakota, USA
January 14, 1937
Age 18
Estelline, Hamlin County, South Dakota, USA
February 4, 1991
Age 72
Elk Point, Union County, South Dakota, USA
Estelline, Hamlin County, South Dakota, USA