Paul Maynard Torgerson
1930 - 2005

FACTS AT A GLANCE
BORN: 22 SEP 1930
          Rapid City, South Dakota
MARRIED 1: Phyllis A. ECKER
          21 OCT 1951
          Rapid City, South Dakota
MARRIED 2: Linda
          18 JUL 2003
          Calvary Lutheran Church
          Rapid City, South Dakota
DIED: 07 MAR 2005
          Rapid City, South Dakota


Paul Torgerson loved baseball. From the time he was 4 or 5 years old, his father would play ball with him and was a very good teacher. When Paul grew up he played National League baseball for the Washington Senators until a back injury sidelined his career.

Paul married Phyllis Ecker and returned to school, becoming a dentist back in his hometown of Rapid City. Paul and Phyllis have four children and adopted a fifth.

Paul remarried after the death of Phyllis, but died only a couple years later. He is buried at Mountain View Cemetery in Rapid City, South Dakota.


WIVES of Paul Maynard TORGERSON:
   1. Phyllis A. ECKER

        1930-1997
   2. Linda

PARENTS of Paul Maynard TORGERSON:
    Hans Olai TORGERSON

     1885-1978
    Mable Elizabeth ECKLUND
     1892-1983

CHILDREN of Paul Maynard TORGERSON:
   1. Jon
   2. Neil
   3. Ann
   4. Peder Hana




ECKLUND FAMILY HOMEPAGE


References:
  Eklund Family, by Esther Rowley
  The Ecklunds, by Gyman C. Okeson
  1960 U.S. City Directories for Rapid City SD
  South Dakota, Find A Grave Index 1861-2011
  Social Security Death Index