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Tracy L. Nokelby, 51

Tracy L. Nokelby, age 51 of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2016 at her home after a courageous battle with cancer.

Tracy Lynn Nokelby was born on February 5, 1965 in Greensburg, PA, the daughter of Zane and Nancy (Barner) Gartland.  Tracy grew up in North Huntingdon, PA where she attended school and graduated from Norwin Pennsylvania High School with the Class of 1983.  On July 15, 2005 she was united in marriage to Jon Nokelby in Crookston, MN.  She worked at the East Grand Inn Motel in East Grand Forks and then at the Travel Lodge Motel as a manager in Grand Forks.

Family members of Tracy that survive include her husband Jon Nokelby of East Grand Forks, MN; daughter, Stephanie (Robert) Labryer of Virginia Beach, VA; father, Zane Gartland of New Florence, PA; two grandchildren, Melanie Marie Labryer and Robert Anthony Labryer; brothers, Zane Jr (Joanie) Gartland of Greensburg, PA and Rob (Carrie) Gartland of North Huntingdon, PA; her in-laws, Gary (JoAnne) Nokelby of East Grand Forks, MN.

Tracy is preceded in death by her mother Nancy Gartland.

Celebration of Life:  2:00 PM on Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #3817, 312 DeMers Ave., East Grand Forks, MN

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Arrangements By:  Dahl Funeral Home ~ East Grand Forks, Minnesota

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