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Richard Abrahamson

February 15, 1917 — May 31, 2013

Richard L. Abrahamson, 96 of Boxholm, Iowa died on May 31, 2013. Services will be at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Lanyon, Iowa, where he was a member since 1976. Burial with military rites will be held at the Prairie Lawn Cemetery east of Boxholm.

Mr. Abrahamson was born in Ogden, Iowa, and moved with his parents to a farm west of Boxholm where he spent his entire life. He was an Army Air Corps veteran of WW II serving in North Africa, Italy, and various parts of Europe.

Among his survivors are his wife Phyllis, two sons David (Ginette) of Westminster, Colorado, Rich of Fort Collins, Colorado, two daughters, Laura Bair (Chuck) of Omaha, Nebraska, Karen Jutting (Jeff) of Ames, eight grandchildren, Jennifer, Jeff, Barb, Josh, Tara, Lindsay, Grant and Jared, and 11 great-grandchildren, Madison, Mallory, McKenzy, Tyler, Hannah, Jaxon, Lucas, Ella, Eli, Austin, and Micah.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 4 from 3-7 p.m. at the Carson - Stapp Funeral Home in Ogden.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, June 5 at 10:30 a.m. at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Lanyon with burial immediately following. For online obituaries and condolences visit:

Memorial contributions may be made to the Evangelical Covenant Church of Lanyon.

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Tuesday, June 4, 2013

3:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Starts at 10:30 am (Central time)

Evangelical Covenant Church

204th Avenue, IA 50544

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