Elna O. Skoglund

Elna O. (Manson) Skoglund, 97, of Wollaston, died May 28, 2014.   Born in So. Boston on February 28, 1917 , she was the daughter of the late John and Kersten (Nelson) Manson.

Mrs. Skoglund a long time member of the Viking Club and  Stenkil Lodge # 92, IOV of Braintree,   had been employed by John Hancock Insurance Co. for many years retiring in 1984.

Mrs. Skoglund is survived by her daughter Karen E. Skoglund of Wollaston, two nieces, Eileen Manson and Jean MacKenzie,  a nephew Ronald Manson, several grand nieces and grand nephews , great grand nieces and great grand nephews.

She was predeceased by her siblings, William Manson, Mabel Carter, Olga Manson, Helen Manson and Paul Manson.

Funeral service will be held at Dolan & Chapman Funeral Home, 5 Canton Ave., MILTON VILLAGE, Monday, June 2 at 1:30 PM.  Relatives and friends invited.  Visitation 12 Noon -1:30 PM  prior to service.  Interment Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester.

In lieu of flowers donations in Elna’s memory may be made to Christian Appalachian Project,  P.O. Box 55911,   Lexington, KY 40555 or Wollaston Congregational Church, UCC, 48 Winthrop Ave., Wollaston, MA 02170.