English Cemetery ~ Mary Ann Kongslie
~ part of the Polk County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Kongslie, Mary Ann
FIRST: Mary Ann
MAIDEN NAME: Welk
BORN: 13 Aug 1915
DIED: 15 Sep 2002
BURIED: (English Cemetery)
BIRTH PLACE: Berwick, McHenry Co., North Dakota
DEATH PLACE: Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon
OBITUARY: A funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, 2002, in St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Tigard for Mary Ann Kongslie, who died Sept. 15 at age 87. Recitation of the rosary will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Young's Funeral Home.
Mary Ann Welk was born Aug. 13, 1915, in Berwick, N.D. A homemaker, she moved to Portland in 1961. In 1941, she married Arthur; he died in 1990. Survivors include her sons, Kenneth, Ronald and Keith; daughters, Kathleen Froeber, Beatrice Petersen, Marilyn Kongslie, Karen Kauffman, Barbara Kongslie and Rebecca Aversa; brothers, Frederick Welk and Peter Welk; sisters, Agatha Fields, Dorothy Hanley and Beatrice McNab; 14 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Her son Clare died in 1956.
Remembrances to Catholic Charities. Portland Oregonian 18 Sep 2002
Aug. 13, 1915 - Sept. 15, 2002
(shares marker with Arthur)