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Harold A. Kragh

April 9, 1915 - June 1, 2009

DAWSON -- Harold Andrew Kragh, 94, of Dawson, formerly of Montevideo, died Monday at the Johnson Memorial Home in Dawson.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Grace Lutheran Church in Dawson. Burial will be at Grace Lutheran Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at Johnson Memorial Home in Dawson. Arrangements are by Anderson Funeral Home in Montevideo.

He was born April 9, 1915, at Shaokatan Township, Lincoln County, to James and Marie (Thomsen) Kragh. He attended school there.

He married Edna Nelsen on Aug. 25, 1940. They lived in Marshall until 1954 when they moved to Montevideo. He worked at Union Oil Co. from 1954 to 1963 and then for MN Valley Road Construction. In 1974, he and his son began operating Kragh Trucking. He retired in 1984. They moved to Dawson in 1997 after the flood took their home in Montevideo.

He was a member at Grace Lutheran Church in Dawson.

He is survived by his wife; son: Eldon (and Pat) Kragh of Dawson; two grandchildren; five grandchildren; and a brother: Lyle (and Esther) Kragh of Jordan.

He was preceded in death by three brothers.