Theodore "Ted" Jordheim

Theodore "Ted" Jordheim, 95, of Walcott, ND, died Monday, February 9, 2004, at Meritcare, Fargo. Ted was born on the family farm near Walcott to Nels and Sidsal (Mykleseth) Jordheim on August 3, 1908. He graduated from Walcott High School and went to Concordia College for one year. He married Florence Irene Nipstad on July 14, 1935 at the Kindred parsonage. He farmed his entire life in the Walcott area. Florence died in 1988. He entered Bethany Homes in 1999 and recently moved to the Evergreens. He is survived by his daughter Arlys (Virgil) Torgerson, Kindred, ND, and son Verdell (Phyllis) Jordheim, Walcott, ND; one brother Selmer (Eleanor), Mesa, AZ; and one sister-in-law Louise Roache, Alexandria, MN. Grandchildren: Dale and Trudy Torgerson and their two children: Dylan and Devin; Diana and Michael Cole and their three children: Jared, Zachary and Alyssa; Dave and Nancy Torgerson and their three children: Lindsay, Keely, and Lex; Debra and Peter Lee and their five children: Christopher, Jason, Nicholas, Matthew, and Elena; Pam and Randy Munkeby and their four children: Michael and his wife Jerrianne; Melissa and her husband Tim Speldrich and their daughter, Chynna; Mandy and Marshele; Sharolyn and Kent Mattson and their four children: Brandon, Taylor, Erin, and Maggie; Lynelle and Bruce Bachmeier and their two children: Caycee and Breanna. The funeral will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in Walcott Lutheran Church, Walcott, ND. Visitation will be Thursday from 4-7 p.m. in Fredrikson Funeral Chapel, Kindred, and also on Friday from 10-11 a.m. in the church. Arrangements by Fredrikson Funeral Chapel, Kindred. Online guestbook at

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