Orrin (Nordy) Nordenskjold passed away peacefully on January 7th at Deer Crest in Red Wing, MN. He was the son of A.J., and Bertha (Bolland) Nordenskjold. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Marie Bonnie, and his sister, Mrs. Douglas (Neta) Blondell. He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Lou and Inez Chicquette and his special friend Evelyn Sweasy.
Nordy graduated from Central High School in Red Wing in 1941. He enlisted in the Navy Air Corp in 1942 and became a pilot. Upon his discharge in 1945 he entered Radio and Television School in Kansas City, Missouri. Upon graduation he was hired in Saginaw, MI. He and Marie lived there for over 40 years. Her returned to Red Wing upon the death of his wife.
He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church. Burial will be at a later date.