Biografi for: Augusta Mary Andersen

Augusta May Anderson was born in Faaborg, Denmark, December 20, 1869 and moved with her parents to Chicago in 1872. After ten years spent in that city, she moved with her parents to Turner County where she lived until her death, April 28, 1929. For the last 25 years she has suffered much from sickness.
She was united in marriage to Martin Lars Christensen November 3rd, 1888 and this union was blessed with nine children, all of whom, with two sisters and four brothers are living today. Her husband preceded her in death about six months ago.
Mrs. Christensen lived a Christian life and was known for her generosity toward missions. The large number of friends present bear witness to the high esteem which she has always been held by all. She seemed to know of her death and made most of the funeral arrangements which were held at Viborg, May 1st, Elder Gordon Oss of Watertown officiating. Burial was made at Rose Hill Cemetery.
Card of Thanks:
We wish to express our most heartfelt thanks to our neighbors and friends for their many kindnesses during the illness and death of our dear mother.----Ernest L. Christensen, Preben P. Christensen, Paul C. Christensen, Carl F. Christensen, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Holm, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Christensen, Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Larsen, and Mr. and Mrs. Lars Simonsen.
(Taken from the Viborg Enterprise---May 8, 1929)