FRAM Lodge No. 13

Eureka, California

The Lodge mourns the passing of its Members.

Carl Emil Iversen

Born:  22 Sep1895, Sarpsburg [Sarpsborg, Østfold ?], Norway

Died:  20 Mar 1933, Eureka, Humboldt Co., California       Age 37

Milota/Eureka Library: Died at County Hospital of Kidney disease, heart failure, cerebral hemorrhage, hardening of arteries; Wife: Ella; Residence = Fortuna; Occupation = Radio Electrician; Born Sharpsburg, Norway; Parents: Hannah Amelia Hansen (b. Ide, Norway) & Carl T. Iverson (b. Kornsjo, Norway); Inform. = Birger Iverson.

New York, Passenger List, Arrival Date: 15 Feb 1920: Carl Emil Iversen; Age 24; Occupation = Engineer; Born Norway; Past Residence = Fredrikshald; Nearest Relative = "Mother Hanna Iversen, Elvagr. 19 Fredrikshald; Final Destination = "Red Granite, Wisc."; Port of Departure = Christiania [Oslo]; Ship Name = Oscar II.

Humboldt County Directory, Loleta, 1926: Salesman "Emil C. Iverson" with wife "Ella B." living at 4306 Fairfield St., Eureka.

Humboldt County Directory, Loleta, 1927: "Carl E. Iversen" with wife "Ella" living at 4206 Fairfield St., Eureka; his occupation = Salesman Eureka Electric Co.

 1930 US Census:  Listed as "Carl E. Iversen"; Age 34; Immigration Year 1920; Naturalized; Living with his 27 year old Norwegian wife Ella B., their 2 children Willard age 5 and Marian age 4, and his 71 year old mother Hannah Iverson; They are living in a rented home on the "County Road Northeast of Fortuna; His Occupation listed as "Gas Engineer, Baring Wells"; Veteran column = No.


Obituary: Humboldt Standard, 20 Mar 1933, Monday Evening:

        Carl E. Iversen Dies In Hospital

   Carl E. Iversen, 38, died at noon today at a local hospital after a long illness.  Deceased was a native of Norway.  He had resided in Fortuna for 13 years.

   Deceased was a radio electrician and for the last five years preceding his fatal illness, was engaged in that work both in Fortuna and in Eureka.

   Surviving him are his widow, Mrs. Ella Iversen and three children, Willard, Marian and Lucille Iversen, all of Fortuna.  He also leaves his mother, Mrs. Hannah A. Iversen of Eureka, two sisters and two brothers, Mrs. Helga Andersen of Hilt, Mrs. Sig Strubel of Eureka, Harold Iversen of Fortuna and Birger Iversen of Eureka.

   Pending funeral arrangements, the body is at the Sanders Funeral Home.


Death Notice:  Humboldt Standard, 22 Mar 1933, Wed. Evening, p. 7, col. 6:


IVERSEN --- In this city, on Monday, March 20th, 1933, Carl Emil Iversen, beloved husband of Mrs.  EllaIversen and loving father of Willard, Marian, and Lucille Iversen, all of Fortuna, Calif.  Loved son of Mrs. Hannah A. Iversen of Eureka, brother of Mrs. Helga Andersen of Hilt, Calif., Harold Iversen of Fortuna, Mrs. Sig Stubel and Birger Iversen of Eureka.  A member of Fram Lodge, No. 13, Sons of Norway, and Semper Virens Lodge, No. 552, F. & A. M.  A native of Norway, aged 37 years, 5 months and 28 days.

   Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Thursday, March 23rd, 1933, at 1:30 o'clock p. m., from Sanders Funeral Home, 1835 E Street, Eureka, California.  Rev. Paul Borup officiating.  Interment at Sons of Norway Plot, Ocean View Cemetery.  Under the Auspices of Fram Lodge No. 13, Sons of Norway, and Semper Virens Lodge No. 552, F. & A. M..






1895  ---  1933





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