August Elof Swenson, 89
August Elof Swenson, 89, of Fertile, died on Thursday, March 12, 2009, at the Fair Meadow Nursing Home in Fertile.
August was born on Jan. 30, 1920 to Elof and Hannah Swenson in their home. He was baptized at his home and later confirmed in Faaberg Lutheran Church at Rindal. He grew up and attended Giant Oak Country School in the Bear Park Township. He entered the United States Army and served his country from 1942-1945 during World War II.