|Birth: ||Jan. 3, 1894|
|Death: ||Mar. 19, 1963|
The following biography was written by Mary, his daughter.......
Conrad was born January 3, 1894, in Kanabec County, Minnesota. He attended several schools as the family moved, including Washington state.
Returning to Minnesota, he worked as a plasterer in the Mora area, often working with his father and brothers. He and his brother Charlie relocated to the Chicago area to be part of the building expansion of the 1920's.
It was while working there that he met Minnie Satterfield. They were married on October 19, 1926. Their son Conrad Jr., was born in Illinois.
When building shut down during the depression, he moved his family back to Minnesota, farming in the Henriette area. In 1934 the twins Jack and Mary were born.
They moved to a farm in Comfort Township where they lived for many years. He both farmed and worked as a plasterer and cement finisher, first for his brother J.B., then a partner in Nordenstrom Plastering, and his later years in the Twin Cities.
An expert craftsman, he took great pride in his work. Family was always foremost to him, but fishing and horses were a special interest.
Conrad and Minnie had three children -- Conrad Jr., Mary, and Jack -- and six grandsons.
Services Held at Grasston for C.L. Nordenstrom
Funeral services for Conrad Nordenstrom of Isanti formerly of Grasston, were conducted last Friday afternoon, March 22, from the Grasston Baptist church with Rev. Leonard Turnquist officiating.
The pallbearers were nephews, Virgil, Bernard, Vernon, Roy, Fred, Jr., and Floyd Nordenstrom. Interment was made in the Grasston Union cemetery. Arrangements were handled by Rock Funeral home.
Conrad Lawrence Nordenstro, son of John and Martha Nordenstrom, was born on Jan. 3, 1894, in Verndale, Minn. He was married to Minnie Oct. 19, 1926, in Chicago, Ill. In 1935 the family moved to Kanabec county and lived in the Grasston comunity until 1961 whent hey moved to Isanti.
He entered the Memorial hospital in Cambridge in February and later was taken to the Cambridge Nursing home, He died Tuesday morning, March 19, at the age of 68 years, two months and 16 days.
He is survived by: his wife, Minnie; one daughter; two sons; four grandchildren; one sister; four brothers; several nieces and nephews and other relatives.
Johan Olof Nordenstrom (1858 - 1937)
Marta Greta Larsson Nordenstrom (1860 - 1939)
Minnie Satterfield Nordenstrom (1897 - 1983)
Conrad Lawrence Nordenstrom (1927 - 2008)*
Mary Martha Nordenstrom Belshaw (1934 - 1996)*
John William Nordenstrom (1934 - 1970)*
Olof Magnus Emanuel Nordenstrom (1884 - 1964)*
Charles Victor Nordenstrom (1886 - 1947)*
Laura Atlanta Maria Nordenstrom Meiswinkel Gerber (1889 - 1966)*
John Bernard Nordenstrom (1891 - 1980)*
Conrad Lawrence Nordenstrom (1894 - 1963)
Edward Ernest George Nordenstrom (1896 - 1979)*
Frederick Theodore Nordenstrom (1900 - 1977)*
Sigrid Katherine Elizabeth Nordenstrom Hall (1902 - 1951)*
Grasston Union Cemetery
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