Born in Sweden, February 22, 1877, Mr. Strand had been a farmer in the Shelby community for many years.
The Rev. J.K. Woerner of Hammond officiated at memorial services held Monday at 2 p.m. in the Sheets Funeral Home. Interment, made in the Lowell cemetery, was in charge of K.A. Sheets.
Survivors include his widow, Ragna; a daughter, Mrs. Ruth Johnson, Morton Grove, Ill.; two sons, Harold of Chicago, and Norman of Lowell; three sisters, Miss Emma Strand, Seattle, Washington, Mrs. Signe Johnson, and Mrs. Olivia Gustafson, Chicago; one brother, Joseph, of Sweden, and five grandchildren.
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