Ernest O Jordal, grandson of Sigri Gunnersdatter and Ole Larson was born January 19, 1905 in Milan township, DeKalb county, Illinois to Ingeborg (Haldorsdatter Mæland) and Omund Jordal.
Ernest married Marguerite Preiss on October 10, 1925. Marguerite was born (probably) in Malta, DeKalb county, Illinois in 1908 to Anna (Heinbert) and Jacob Preiss. Marguerite passed away in 1966.
Sometime following the death of Marguerite, Ernest married a second time, to Christine A (Jacobson) Youngren, who had also lost a spouse, Ernest S Youngren.
Ernest Jordal passed away March 6, 1999 in Franklin Grove, Lee county, Illinois. Marguerite and Ernest were buried at the Malta Cemetery in Malta, DeKalb county, Illinois.
Here is a photo of the Jordal monument at the Malta Cemetery.
Here is a closeup of Marguerite and Ernest's inscription.
In addition to the monument, the Marguerite and Ernest Jordal had a marker.
Christine was born January 6, 1907 in Shabbona, DeKalb county, Illinois to Carrie and Jacob Jacobson.
Christine passed away in October 1977 in Creston, Ogle county, Illinois. Christine is buried with her first husband, Ernest S Youngren in Fairview Cemetery in DeKalb, Illinois.
Here is a photo of the marker for Christine and husband Ernest S Youngren at Fairview Cemetery.