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Florence "Flo" Skoglund

Obituary for Florence "Flo" Skoglund

September 6, 1925 - August 1, 2018
Holland, Michigan | Age 92


Florence Grace (Young) Skoglund age 92, of Holland, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 1, 2018.

Flo was born September 6, 1925 in Kewanee, IL, the daughter of Charles and Nellie Young. Flo lived and raised her family in Hannibal, MO. and Arkansas City, KS. before moving to Holland, MI. in 1977. Her husband, Donald Skoglund, former publisher of the Holland Sentinel and a grandson of Donald Fauser, Morton, IL, preceded Flo in death.

Flo is survived by her children, Penny (Skoglund) Fauser; Dennis and Jan Skoglund of Bluffton, SC.; Gary and Kathy Skoglund of Bluffton, SC.; 6 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; in-laws, Delbert and Mary Jane Skoglund of Kewanee, IL.

Flo spent most of her life being a supportive spouse and loving mother, while managing and caring for an active family life. In her early years she was a bookkeeper for a local furniture store. After the passing of Don in 1985, Flo was a volunteer for Hospice of Holland for 28 years. Flo served on the board of the Salvation Army for many years and was an active member of her church family at both Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, August 6, 2018 at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 E. 16th St. Holland with Rev. Jessica Rivera-Walker officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery in Kewanee, IL. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Monday. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Holland or Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.

Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Good Shepherd Lutern Church
    3990 North 112th Ave.
    Holland, MI 49423

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Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home

315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
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