Cora <I>Runnestrand</I> Nabben

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Cora Runnestrand Nabben

  • Birth 25 Feb 1920 Pennington County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 18 May 1999 Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Marshall County, Minnesota, USA
  • Memorial ID 62305919

Cora Runnestrand was born on February 25, 1920 in Kratka township of Pennington county.

Daughter of Henry and Clara (Tronnes) Runnestrand.

She was baptized and confirmed at Telemarken Lutheran Church. Cora attended school and grew up in Kratka township.

She was united in marriage to Alfred Nabben at the Mavie parsonage on 2 December 1939.

The couple made their home in rural Thief River Falls and moved into Thief River Falls in 1967.

In 1985 they moved to the Skylite Apartments.

Alfred died in 1987.

In November of 1998 Cora moved to the CNC unit of Northwest Medical Center.

She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church and a former member of the Bethlehem Ladies Aid. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and embroidery.

Cora Nabben died 18 May 1999 at the CNC unit of Northwest Medical Center in Thief River Falls at the age of 79.

Funeral services were held on 21 May 21 at 2 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church in Thief River Falls.

Greg Srnsky, Darryl Opdahl, Debra Bruggeman, Richard Wegge, Mark Peterson, Denise Opdahl, Dale Opdahl and Richard Eckstein.

Burial was in Bethlehem Cemetery in Agder township of Marshall county.

Cora is survived by
--LaVern Nabben of Thief River Falls
--Cheryl (Jack) Srnsky of Thief River Falls
--Corinne (Duane) Opdahl of Thief River Falls
--LaVonne (Wendell) Wegge of Thief River Falls
10 grandchildren
14 great-grandchildren
--Roy Runnestrand of Thief River Falls
--Evelyn Schwartz of Thief River Falls
--Lorraine (Orvis) Sletten of Thief River Falls
--Marilyn (Clarence) Sletten of Plummer
--Arlene Hagen of Chester, MT
several nieces and nephews

She was preceded in death by
her husband
--Henry Jr.
--Hazel Nabben
--Wesley Srnsky





  • Created by: kevers
  • Added: 29 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62305919
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cora Runnestrand Nabben (25 Feb 1920–18 May 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62305919, citing Bethlehem Cemetery, Marshall County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by kevers (contributor 47057255) .