Nelda Sigurdson

  Nelda Clair Peterson Sigurdson, age 91, was born to pioneer parents Frank and Mary Peterson, who homesteaded along the Nooksack River near Ferndale, on May 18, 1922. She shared her home with her cousins, the late Howard and Leslie Bergsma, who were orphaned at ages 5 and 7. Her cousin, Margaret Bergsma Yeoman, moved to…

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