Norma J. Nelson, 79, of Lake Bronson, Minnesota passed away suddenly
at the Meadows in Karlstad, Minnesota on Wednesday, May 28, 2014
where she had been living since Dad died. Norma was born in Kittson
County to Axel and Agnes (Stenquist) Soderfelt on September 29, 1934.
Mom and Dad lived at the Circle Bar N Ranch where they farmed, raised
horses and four kids.
While living at the Meadows, Mom liked helping others, bingo, bible
study, music, dancing and reminiscing with family and friends. Mom
loved babysitting a friend’s kitty, “Babes” which was such an
enjoyment for her.
She is survived by her children, Dawn (Mike) Ekdahl, Green River,
WY, Terry and Brad Nelson of Lake Bronson, MN, and Robin Nelson of
Grafton, ND; five grandchildren, Kayla, Kelsey, Kyle and Kassie of WY
and Skyler of ND; and two great grandchildren, Mercedez and Hunter of
WY; two sisters, Audrey Nelson, Thief River Falls, MN and Ardyce
Woinarowicz, Drayton, ND; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and
extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her
husband, Floyd; parents, Axel and Agnes Soderfelt; four brothers,
Leroy, Gerald, Merle and Morris Soderfelt; a great grandson, Wiley
Ekdahl and numerous other family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Lake
Bronson on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be
in Riverside Cemetery, Lake Bronson. Pastor Kathy Levenhagen,
presiding; Corienne Jacobson, organist and Mason Lofstrom, soloist.
The Austin Funeral Home of Hallock is in charge of arrangements.