Obituary Record

Lena (Jahnel) Anderson
Died on 7/28/1974


Early Day County Woman is Buried in Wisconsin

Mrs. Lena Anderson, a native of Kennard who left this area many years ago, was buried at Bruce, Wisconsin last July 30th. She had died July 28th.

Mrs. Anderson, who was 92 years of age, was born at Kennard. She was the former Lena Jahnel and had a number of relatives in this county. She had lived all of her married life at Bruce and Ladysmith, Wisconsin. Her husband, O. E. Anderson, died in 1952.

She is survived by three sons and three daughters, none of whom live in the Washington county or Nebraska area.

Attending the services from Blair were Mrs. Elsie Dornacker, Mrs. Hazel Christensen, Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy McCann, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Wilson and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Henricksen.

family information

Lena was born 5 Jan 1882 to Frank & Bertha (Munster) Jahnel

Married 14 Oct 1904 to Oleo E. Anderson of Kennard

Oleo was born in 1875 in Sweden

Three sons, Lester, Lorence, Leonard; 3 daughters, Bertha, Edna, Patricia