Alice Grace Endreson, age 98, of Alta, passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at the Sunset Knoll Care & Rehab Center of Aurelia. A funeral service was held on Tuesday, April 10 at 10:30 a.m. at the Our Saviors Lutheran Church of Rembrandt with the Rev. Mark Youngquist officiating. Burial was in the Little Sioux Valley Cemetery of Rembrandt. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta is in charge of the arrangements.
Alice Grace (Johnson) Endreson was born July 12, 1913 to Claus and Jennie (Lindlief) Johnson. She was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church. She graduated from Highview High School in 1931.
On January 19, 1936, she married Lloyd Endreson at her father's home. They farmed in Aurelia and Alta communities until they retired to Alta in 1976. She was always a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lloyd; three sons, Larry, Roger and Eugene; her sisters, Frances Hansen, Mildred Johnson, Marie Anderson, Lucille Cox and Evelyn Michelson; and brother Kenneth Johnson.
She is survived by a daughter, Jane and John Jones of Omaha, Neb.; sons, Jerry and Linda Endreson of Kansas City, Mo. and Keith and Pam Endreson of Cedar Rapids; daughter-in-law, Sandy Endreson of Jackson, Minn.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandsons and four great-granddaughters; one great-great granddaughter; one sister, Genevieve Smith of Alta; and one sister-in-law, Mildred Endreson of Henderson, Tenn.
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