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Mary Jane REIHSEN[1]

Female 1920 - 2009


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  • Born  24 Nov 1920  Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Name  Mary Jane Michaelsen 
    Died  8 May 2009  Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Cedar Falls Lutheran Home 
    Buried  11 May 2009  Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I3101  Doddema
    Last Modified  15 Oct 2011 

    Family  Gilbert R. MICHAELSEN,   b. 18 Jan 1920, Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 2002, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  9 Jul 1944  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    >1. Jane MICHAELSEN
    Family ID  F1379  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1920 - Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jul 1944 - Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Address:
    Cedar Falls Lutheran Home - 8 May 2009 - Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 May 2009 - Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    MICHAELSEN Mary Jane-portrait
    MICHAELSEN Mary Jane-portrait
    Portrait of Mary Jane Michaelsen. Date unknown.

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Dahl Funeral Home, Michaelsen, Gilbert R..
      MICHAELSEN, GILBERT R. was born January 18, 1920 in Waterloo, Iowa, the son of August and Mildred (McCoy) Michaelsen. He married Mary Jane Reihsen on July 9, 1944 in Des Moines, Iowa. Gilbert served in the U.S. Marine Corps during WW II. He fought in the Pacific Theatre of Operations, seeing action at Midway, Saipan, Okinawa and Guam. Gilbert was a 1938 graduate of Orange Township High School and farmed for 40 years in Black Hawk and Grundy Counties. He also owned and operated the Paradise Park Retirement Community in Pharr, Texas for 22 years. Gilbert was a member of the Cedar Falls AMVETS Post 49, the Dike American Legion Post 471 and St. Patrick Catholic Church in Cedar Falls. He died Tuesday, September 10, 2002, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa, at 82 years of age.

      Gilbert is survived by his wife, Mary Jane, of Cedar Falls; two sons, Ron Michaelsen and his wife Marcia of Waterloo and Jon Michaelsen and his friend Polly Loveland of Dike, Iowa; a daughter, Jane Doddema and her husband Dale of Cedar Falls; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, William A. Michaelsen and his wife Frances and Robert C. Michaelsen and his wife Esther, all of Waterloo, and two sisters, June Hansen and her husband Roy of Jesup, Iowa and Norma Jean Bohlman and her husband Dorsey of Dallas, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents.

      Funeral services were 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 13, 2002, at Dahl-Van Hove-Schoof Funeral Home, with burial at Fairview Cemetery, both in Cedar Falls. Memorials may be directed to St. Patrick Catholic Church, 705 Main St., Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613.
      http://dahlfuneralhome.com/ArcMNO.htm