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Ardell C. Bjorge Jan. 15, 1924 - April 27, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS -- Ardell C. Bjorge, 85, of Minneapolis died Monday.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church, 1509 27th Ave NE in Minneapolis. Private burial will be at Fort Snelling.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Washburn and McReavy, 2901 Johnson St. NE in Minneapolis and for one hour prior to service at the church.

He was born Jan. 15, 1924, in Brooten to Carl and Alvina Bjorge. He was a Korean War veteran. He retired from Honeywell after 36 years in 1987.

He is survived by his wife: Jane; children: Dean (and Josie) Bjorge of Colorado Springs, Colo., Diane (and Paul) Beall of Fridley, Dawn (and Dennis) Lindor of Morris, David (and Chris) Bjorge of Spring Lake Park and Kermit (and Helen) Bjorge of Booten; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one son: Dale; and two sisters.