Sever Nordness obituary
Sever P. Nordess, who has been confined to his home since the 20th of December died, Thursday, afternoon at 2 o'clock. The deceased has been a sufferer with Bright's disease for many years but has borne his suffering with patience unto the end. Mr. Nordess was born in Norway the 25th days of June 1828 and came to the country about fifty years ago. He settled in Wisconsin where he made his home for two years when he came to Minnesota and located on a farm in Nevada township. He lived there until last summer when he moved to this village.
Besides his wife and eight children, Mrs. Rosa Johnson, Mrs. Gertie Knutson, Mrs. Bertha Anderson, Mrs. Bertina Slindee, Sam, John and Sever of this community and Peter of St. Paul, he leaves a host of friends who have learned to know him during his residence in this vicinity.
The funeral will be held from the house at 11 o'clock Monday, and interment will be made in the Six Mile Grove cemetery.