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Norman Albert Buelow

Norman Albert Buelow

Norman Albert Buelow was born in Montevideo, MN on August 23, 1933 to Lawrence & Elsie(Bubolz) Buelow. He received the Sacrament of Holy Baptism on Sept 3, 1933 at St Paul's Lutheran Church in Montevideo. He was confirmed there May 1948.

On July 8, 1956 he married Duveen Kutz at St Paul's. He served in the US Army from July 1956 to July 1958. Following his service in the army, he started a restaurant supply and equipment business in Montevideo. He owned and managed that business for 30 years. There in Montevideo, he and his wife raised two children -- Linda and Paul. After selling the business he went into semi-retirement in Bemidji, MN and worked part time for Trinity Lutheran Church. In 1997, he and his wife Duveen retired to Prescott, AZ. Throughout his adult life, Norman lived out his faith as a dedicated church worker.

Norman and Duveen have been members of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church of Prescott Valley since 2002. There, Norman served as Evangelism chairman and Stewardship chairman and taught Vacation Bible School.

He is survived by Duveen, his wife of 57 years. He also leaves a son Paul Buelow of Tucson, AZ, daughter Linda (Tom) Mikelson of Willmar, MN, granddaughter Christine, and sister Helen Joyce Paulsen. He was preceded in death by his grandson Adam.

Revelation 2:10 tells us: "Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you the crown of life." The Lord gave Norman the crown of life on May 11, 2014 at the age of 80 yrs, 8 months and 19 days.

Graveside services and burial will be at Sunset Memorial Cemetery in Montevideo, MN on Monday, May 19th at 2:00 PM. Rev. David Bode will be officiating. Arrangements are by Anderson-TeBeest Funeral Home.