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Noble Bjorgan April 25, 1909 - Sept. 28, 2009

MADISON -- Noble Manford Bjorgan, 100, of Madison died Monday at Madison Lutheran Home.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Faith Lutheran Church in Madison. Burial will be in Hegre Lutheran Cemetery near Madison.

Visitation will be Friday afternoon at Zahrbock Funeral Home in Madison with a prayer service at 7 p.m.

He was born April 25, 1909, in Lakeshore Township, Lac qui Parle County, to Nels and Matilda (Bjornson) Bjorgan. He attended rural school at District 49 and then farmed with his family.

He married Edna Brehmer on Dec. 29, 1950, in Madison. They farmed until retirement and then moved to Fieldcrest Apartments in Madison. He moved to Madison Lutheran Home in 2005. He was a member of Hegre Lutheran Church, holding different offices, until its closing in 1957. He was also a member of the Lakeshore Township Board.

He is survived by seven nieces and nephews including Shirley Streich and Stantan Bjorgan, both of Madison.

He was preceded in death by his wife, four sisters and two brothers.