GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE Wednesday, November 23, 2005
Myrtle S. Skoyen
HAVRE - Myrtle S. Skoyen, 87, of Havre, a former librarian, died of natural causes Sunday in Havre.
Her memorial service is 11 a.m. Friday at
Survivors include sisters Lila Orlando of Harlem and Pearl Lorenz of
She was preceded in death by her husband, John "Jack" Nelson in 1996.
THE BLAINE CO. JOURNAL NEWS-OPINION Wednesday, November 23 2005
Myrtle Skoyen Nelson, 87, passed away Sunday, November 20, 2005 at
THE BLAINE CO. JOURNAL NEWS-OPINION Wednesday, November 30 2005
Myrtle S. Nelson, 87,
went to be with her creator on Sunday, November 20, 2005. Cremation has taken
place and a celebration of her life was held on November 25, 200 at the
Myrtle was born on
February 4, 1918 in Chinook. She was the eldest of John and Clara (Mahle) Skoyen. Myrtle lived in Chinook all of her life. She
married Johnnie Nikolai Nelson on September 26, 1940 in Havre. They had 54
years together. Myrtle's greatest accomplishment was working for the
Myrtle's favorite pastime was reading, which she shared with her nieces and nephews, as well they frequently discovered rocks and other things in nature. She loved animals, especially watching the birds, her dog and cats. She learned to do ceramics after retirement and thoroughly enjoyed her self.
She will he greatly missed by all who passed through her life.
She was preceded in death by her husband John "Jack Nelson in 1996.
Myrtle is survived
by her sisters
Arrangements are by Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook.