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Adelyn M. Norum, 86

Adelyn M. Norum, 86, of Grand Forks, North Dakota passed away at
Altru Hospital in Grand Forks on Monday, August 22, 211.  Adelyn was
born in Minneapolis, Minnesota February 22, 1925, the daughter of
Adolph and Melsie (Carlson) Norum.  She moved with her family to
Lancaster, Minnesota as a child and graduated from high school there.
Adelyn attended St. Cloud State College for one year before taking a
job with Northwest Airlines.  She held many different jobs in
communities throughout the U.S.  While in her 50’s she began a career
in real estate.  Adelyn bought and sold houses and was very involved
in the business she created.  She loved the land and would talk about
farming and the beauty of the crops all the time.  Adelyn lived in
Sun City, Arizona for many years and moved to Grand Forks this past
year.  
    Adelyn is survived by cousins and friends.  
Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, August 26th, 2011 at 10:00
a.m. in the Austin Funeral Chapel at Hallock, Minnesota.  Interment
will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Hallock.  Visitation will be held for
one hour prior to the service.  Rev. Craig Bowyer, presiding.
Special music provided by Renee Ryden and Gwen Hoberg

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