Spring Valley Sun, December 29, 1955
Mrs. Clara Stein Nyeggen
Mrs. Clara Stein Nyeggen was born January 31, 1885, in Spring Lake Township, to Arne and Marit Stein. She was baptized and confirmed in Spring Lake Lutheran Church. On April 21, 1909, she was married to Olaf Nyeggen. Three children were born to them.
She died at Memorial Hospital, Menomonie, on Dec. 20, 1955, at the age of 70 years and 10 months. Her husband, one brother, Eric, and one sister, Tina,preceded her in death.
She is survived by her three children, Marcella, Mrs. Erling Hill of St. Paul; Doris, Mrs. Curtis Vihus of Minneapolis; and Olaf, at home, together with seven grandchildren.
Services were held from the Spring Lake Lutheran Church on Friday, Dec. 23, 1955, with burial in Spring Lake Cemetery. Rev. Carstern Smeby officiated.
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