Northwest NEWS

November 16, 1998

Local News

Obituary: Merton James Jorve

   Merton James Jorve, age 71, died Nov. 7. Mr. Jorve served in the U.S. Navy in World War II.
  
   He is survived by his wife, Betty A.; son, Tim J; daughters, Sandra A. Hogenson, Karen A. Gardner, Pam A. Jonas; 11 grandchildren; brothers, Denny and Gerry; sister, Vonnie Olson.
  
   Mr. Jorve was preceded in death by a son, James Merton in 1976, and a daughter, Melinda Anne in 1960.
  
   Memorial services were held Nov. 12 at the Wooden Cross Lutheran Church.
  
   Memorials are suggested to American Cancer Society or the Wooden Cross Lutheran Church.