June 30, 1901 - April 19, 2003

Irving S. Tweeten was born to Halvor and Amanda (Benson) Tweeten of Lake Mills on June 30, 1909. He died in Lake Mills on April 19, 2003.

He served Lutheran congregations in Norge, OK; Eureka, KS; Harlowton, MT; LaCrosse and Kent, WA; Elk River and Waltham, MN. After his retirement 1974 he continued to serve as an interim pastor in Southern Minnesota, including Dell Lutheran at Frost.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Marion Gudahl Tweeten, by his sister Olga of Lake Mills and brother Arthur of Frost.

He is survived by a daughter, Ruth of Tacoma, WA; sons, John and his wife Elizabeth of Yankton, SD; Paul and his wife Ruth of Davenport; Joes and his wife Karyn of Minneapolis.

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