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Alice M. Anderson

Alice M. Anderson

Sept. 27, 1914 - Dec. 30, 2008

CLARKFIELD -- Alice M. Nyland Severson Anderson, 94, of Clarkfield, died Tuesday at the Clarkfield Care Center.

The service will be at 2 p.m. today at Hazel Run Lutheran Church. Burial is in the church cemetery.

Arrangements are by Lynner Funeral Home, Clarkfield.

She was born Sept. 27, 1914, to Olaus and Ida (Berg) Nyland. She graduated from Clarkfield High School in 1932.

She married Arvie Severson on April 18, 1936, at her parents' home. They lived in Cottonwood and Montevideo and farmed near Hazel Run. After they retired, they moved to Clarkfield. After Arvie died, she moved to Lennox, S.D., and married Edward Anderson on March 10, 1979.

She is survived by her children: Ralph (and Nona) Severson of Siren, Wis., Curtis (and Winnie) Severson of Clarkfield and Sally Christianson of Clarkfield; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters: Amy Larson of Clarkfield and Esther Donner of Montevideo; and a brother: Ole (and Eleanor) Nyland of Alexandria.

She was preceded in death by both husbands; a son-in-law: Curtis Christianson; one brother; and one sister.