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Lydia Thoftne 1914-2012
Lydia Thoftne

Lydia Thoftne, 98, of Soldiers Grove, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at Sannes Skogdalen Nursing Home in Soldiers Grove.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Soldiers Grove. Pastor Lorie Betz officiated and burial was in the Forest Hill Cemetery in Soldiers Grove. Friends called from 12 noon until the time of services at the church on Wednesday.

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The Sime Funeral Home in Readstown assisted the family with arrangements.

For the full obituary, please see the Nov. 15, 2012 issue of the Crawford County Independent & Kickapoo Scout.