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Obituary for John Henriksen

John Garland Henriksen, was born on November 1, 1929, in Ringsted, Iowa, to Frederick Arnold and Amanda Ramina (Hansen) Henriksen. He attended Ringsted Schools. John passed away at Avera Holy Family Hospital on October 8, 2018, at the age of 88 years.
John farmed in the Ringsted area his entire life. He was a machinery repair gentleman, helping many area farmers. He raised cattle and hogs. He was a member of United Lutheran Church in Ringsted.
John is survived by his sister Norma Matheson; nephew Brian Matheson; nieces: Janet Dahlin, Nancy Rosenow, Sheila DeMers; four great – nieces; two great – nephews; seven great great nieces; and six great- great nephews.
John is preceded in death by his parents and his brother Donald (Joyce) Henriksen.
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