AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Elko Sato Magnusen, beloved wife of Mr. Henry Edward Magnusen passed away Thursday, August 22, 2002, at her residence after an extended illness with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). A private graveside service will be held today, August 24, 2002, at Westover Memorial Park with Chaplain Wayne Bruner officiating. Survivors include her husband; one son, Hank Magnusen; three daughters and sons-in-law Liz (Tony) Samuli, Jinny (Ed) Magnusen-Gildea and Elisha Magnusen; one grandson, Eddie Gildea Jr.; one brother and three sisters in Japan. Mrs. Magnusen was born in Japan and was an Antique Dealer. For those wishing to make memorials the family suggests St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30901. Poteet Funeral Homes-West Chapel 860-0009.
The Augusta Chronicle August 24, 2002