Margaret (Michael) Mortensen of Alta, IA, passed away September 15, 2013.
Visitation is Wednesday, Sept. 18, 5 – 8 p.m. at Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home in Alta with family present from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. A Celebration of Life service will be held Thursday, Sept. 19, 10:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 400 Main St. , Alta. A private burial will be held at the Scandinavian Cemetery of Alta.
Margaret was born to Earl and Etta Michael and raised in Westfield. She was a longtime teacher in Alta. Margaret was married to Paul Mortensen who predeceased her. She has two sons Douglas and David.