KSGENWEB INTERNET GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY COPYRIGHT NOTICE:  In keeping with the KSGenWeb policy of providing free information on the Internet, this data may be used by non-commercial entities, as long as this message remains on all copied materiel.  These electronic pages cannot be reproduced in any format for profit or other gain.  Copying of the files within by non-commercial individuals and libraries is encouraged.  Any other use, including publication, storage in a retrieval system, or transmission by electronic, mechanical, or other means requires approval of the file's author.

Obituary of JOHN M. SJOGREN
Death of John J. Sjogren
He Had Been a Resident of Pawnee
County for Fifty Years

John M. Sjogren, who has lived in Larned for nine years, and who has been a resident of Pawnee county for fifty years, died at his home at 915 Topeka Street Monday afternoon. Funeral services will be held at the Beckwith mortuary this afternoon at 2:30, with Rev. R. L. Foster, and Rev. G. H. Cosper officiating. Burial will be in Pawnee Rock cemetery.
Mr. Sjogren, who had been ill for nearly a year, was well known in Larned, and had a wide circle of friends in Pawnee and adjacent counties. Nearly fifty years ago he came to Pawnee county, and lived on a farm in the Pawnee Rock neighborhood, until nine years ago, when he came to Larned.
John M. Sjogren was born near Stockholm. Sweden, July 6, 1848, and came to this country when a young man. He died at his home in Larned June 24, 1929,at an age of 80 years, 11 months and 18 days. Besides his wife he leaves to mourn his loss three daughters; Mrs. Charles Gilkerson, of Pawnee county, Mrs. David Freeburg, of Pawnee Rock, and Mrs. Clyde Gates, of Santa Ana, California. All three daughters were with him at the time of his death.

Additional Obituary

Transcribed and Contributed by Richard Schwartzkopf

Last Updated:  Friday, November 25, 2005 18:03:29

Back to the Pawnee County Obituaries Index
Back to KSGenWeb Digital Library
Back to KSGenWeb State Index Page

An Extra special thanks to Blue Skyways, Home page for Kansas State Library, for donating space for the many KSGenWeb pages.

Page Design, HTML Coding and Layout - Copyrightę2000-2009 by Kenneth Thomas, All Rights Reserved.
The KSGenWeb Project logo Copyrightę1996-2009 by Tom & Carolyn Ward, All Rights Reserved.
For the limited use of the KSGenWeb Project.  Permission is granted for use only on an Official KSGenWeb Project page.
Copyright for transcribed obituaries reside fully with the respective newspaper.