Dale R. Nordean
AITKIN — Dale R. Nordean, 55, of Aitkin, died Dec. 18, 2012, at Aitkin Health Services. He was born May 16, 1957, in Aitkin to Robert and Doris (Hanson) Nordean. He graduated in 1975 from Aitkin High School and then attended St. Cloud Vo-Tech. Dale was united in marriage to Julie Christensen on Sept. 18, 1982, in Aitkin. He owned Nordean Electric in Aitkin. He was a member of S.A.L., and a retired member of the Aitkin Fire Department. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, especially goose hunting.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Nordean; father-in-law, Bill Christensen; and his grandparents.
Dale is survived by his wife, Julie (Christensen) Nordean; two children, Mali Nordean and Dan Nordean; mother, Doris (Hanson) Nordean; brother, Steve Nordean; mother-in-law, Joan Christensen;
special brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jim and Cindy Christensen; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at the United Methodist Church in Aitkin. The Rev. Judith Clark will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin.