|Death: ||Jul. 24, 2010|
St. Louis County
Tyyne Bertelsen, 86, of Cromwell passed away
Saturday, July 24, 2010, in St. Mary's Medical Center, Duluth. She was born in 1923 in Cedar Valley, Minnesota, where she grew up. Tyyne
graduated from Floodwood High School and then Duluth Business School. She married Jens Bertelsen on December 16, 1944. They moved to Cromwell in 1946 where they farmed. She was the secretary for Cromwell High School from 1959 until she retired in 1985.
Tyyne enjoyed fishing, snowmobiling, dancing, gardening and playing horseshoes. She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church of Cromwell, Cromwell Y.O.T. and the American Legion Auxiliary.
Funeral services were held Friday, July 30, 2010, in Bethany Lutheran Church, Cromwell. Burial was in Forest Hill Cemetery, Cromwell. Memorials may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church.
Tyyne is survived by three daughters, Gloria (Bob) Kelley of Tamarack, Carol (Bud) Evans of Reedsport, OR and Kathy (Ted) Rigel of Lakeside, OR; eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jens, in 2009; brothers, Albin, Reino and Leslie Tikkanen and a sister, Helen Laitala.
Arrangements entrusted to Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. To leave an online tribute, see www.atkinsnorthlandfuneralhome.com.
Jens C. Bertelsen (1920 - 2009)*
Forest Hill Cemetery
Created by: Steve Carlson
Record added: Sep 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58010661
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