Richard Nordby

FRANKLIN – A private memorial service for Richard M. Nordby, 77, of Franklin, will take place at a later date. The Sunset Funeral & Cremation Association of Echo and Wabasso is handling the arrangements for the family.

He died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at his home in Franklin.

He was born Jan. 19, 1936, to Martin and Ruth (Kelly) Nordby in Minneapolis. He served his country in the United States Army in 1958, and was honorably discharged in 1960.

Survivors include his wife, Judy, of Franklin; numerous cousins; many close friends; and two special little girls.