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Published February 23, 2013, 12:00 AM

Elmyra Jacobson

Elmyra Clarice Herringer, daughter of Clarence and Carrie Herringer, was born in Warren, MN, on June 3, 1917. She grew up in Ada, MN, and graduated from Ada High School. She moved with her family to Perley, MN, and attended Moorhead (MN) State Teachers College. After graduation, she taught school in the Hendrum, MN, and the Borup, MN, areas.

On June 20, 1941, Elmyra married Roy Jacobson, at Perley. They made their home in Moorhead where Elmyra worked in the Fairmont Creamery office. After her husband, Roy, died in 1994, she continued to live in Moorhead. In 2011, she moved to Glenwood, MN. She became a resident of Glenwood Retirement Village, where she died on February 21, 2013, at the age of 95.

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