Sjowall Franz Sjowall, Edina, passed away peacefully on June 26 at the age of 94. Franz was and educator and a pioneer in aviation. He was a barnstorming pilot during the 1920's and 1930's and taught aircraft mechanics to hundreds of students. He was a loving husband, brother, uncle and friend who will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by his wife, Adelaide; his parents, Per and Breata Sjowall; brothers, Arthurs and Silas Sampson; Alfred, Elmer and Oscar Sjowall and sister, Ann Rosvold. He is survived by his nephews, Richard and Rockney Sjowall and nieces, Ann (Jay) Boekhoff, Joy (Bob) Paquin, Vickie (Dave) Ylkanen; many great and great-great nieces and nephews. Funeral Services Tuesday, July 1 at 2PM at Morris Nilsen Chapel, 6527 Portland Ave S. Interment Lakewood Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to the service. Memorials may be directed to Central Lutheran Church. Morris Nilsen Chapel 612-869-3226
Published on June 29, 2003
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