Elmwood Cemetery
Lindsborg, McPherson County, Kansas



Name Birth Date Death Date Other Information
Elmquist, Esther A. 10-21-1920 1-23-2006 b. New Gottland ks McPherson co, d. Lindsborg ks                     '''', D/O Emil Luther and Johanna Marie Nelson Erickson. On May 16, 1944, she married Jack W. Ebling in Lindsborg. He died Jan. 4, 1981. She remarried in 1985.
Ford, Verna M. 11-5-1911 6-17-2005 b. Erlton ks Neosho co, d. Lindsborg ks McPherson co, D/O Nathanial and Bertha Miller Bever. On June 12, 1948, she married Vernon S. Ford at Lancaster, Md. He died Aug. 24, 2001.
Hafermehl, Walter H. 8-25-1914 11-7-2005 b. Hillsboro ks Marion co, d. Marquette ks McPherson co, S/O Henry and Marie Weinmeister Hafermehl. He belonged to the American Legion Emil Pinkall Post No. 140, both of Lindsborg. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. On Dec. 16, 1939, he married Margaret C. Olson in Salina. She died Dec. 25, 2001.
Lindshield, Lois E. 7-19-1920 6-12-2005 b. Paradise ks Russell co, d. Lindsborg ks McPherson co, D/O George Edmond and Ida May Saum Hendershott. On Jan. 4, 1942, she married Theodore Howard Lindshield at Lindsborg. He died in 1989. She was preceded in death by a son, John; and four brothers, Claude, Everett, Roy Marvin and Ray Melvin Hendershott.
Peterson, LeMar A. 3-24-1917 2-26-2005  
Peterson, Mary E. (Spaniol) 7-2-1919 3-2-2005  
Rooth, Carl Edwin 5-15-1912 1-22-2006 b. & d. Lindsborg ks McPherson co, S/O Carl Richard and Ida M. Danielson Rooth.  A retired civil engineer for Schilling Air Force Base. U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.  He was preceded in death by a brother, Harold.
Shields, Elsie Rosalie 7-4-1919 9-24-2005 b. Lindsborg ks McPherson co, d. Falun ks Saline co, D/O William E. and Freda M. Johnson Nelson. A lifetime area resident of the Falun and Lindsborg area, she was a retired nurse's aide at Lindsborg Community Hospital. On Aug. 2, 1941, she married Lawrence Alden Shields in Lindsborg. He died May 28, 1969. She was preceded in death by five brothers; and five sisters
Train, Emory   O. 2-25-1919 7-30-2005  b. & d. Lindsborg ks McPherson co, S/O Knute and Emma Olson Train. A lifetime Lindsborg resident, he was a farmer. He belonged to Bethany Lutheran Church, Church Council, Church Choir, Lutheran Brotherhood, Couples Club, rural League and the Messiah Chorus, all at Lindsborg. On Oct. 14, 1940, he married Marjorie C. Lundquist. She died Aug. 15, 1979. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul and Kenneth; and a grandson.
Westerdahl, Leona H. 9-18-1909 8-27-2005 b. Randolph KS Riley co, d. Lindsborg ks McPherson co, D/O Alfred and Esther Deere Holmberg. She was a resident of Lindsborg since 1982, moving from South St. Paul, Minn. On Nov. 29, 1958, she married Dwight T. Westerdahl at Lindsborg. He died Feb. 26, 1986. She was preceded in death by a brother, Carrol; and three sisters, Irene Folen, Mildred and Lucile Holmberg.

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