Northwest NEWS

June 29, 1998

Local News

Obituary: Marie Torkelson

   Marie H. Torkelson, died June 12, 1998 in Kirkland at Evergreen Hospital. She is survived by four children, Dorothy (John) Bertram of Woodinville; Bonnie (Allan) Vahl of Aurora, IL; Shirley (Gilbert) Krause of Plano, IL; and Dale (Karen) Torkelson of Sandwich, IL; grandsons, Michael (Carol) Bertram of Duvall; Erik (Michele) Bertram of Taholah; Todd Bertram of Woodinville and seven others in Illinois; great-grandchildren, Olivia Bertram of Duvall; Owen Bertram of Taholah and twelve others in Illinois.
  
   Funeral services were held in Plano, Illinois on June 17, 1998.
  
   Mrs. Torkelson was a yearly visitor to Washington to see her family. She enjoyed watching her grandsons play and coach baseball for Woodinville High School as well as their summer leagues. Thank you friends for making her visits to Washington so enjoyable. The Bertram family.