Naoma (Rognstad) Nunnink
Naoma (Rognstad) Nunnink, Minnetonka, Minn., previously of Maiden Rock, Wis., passed on peacefully in her own home surrounded by her beloved children. She was in her 94th year.
After a short career as an Officer and Navy Nurse during World War II, Nomi devoted her life to her family.
Preceded in death by husband Clem; parents Bert and Lizzie Rognstad, Maiden Rock; and son-in-law A.D. Jones; Boise, Idaho.
She is survived by her sister Dee Butterfield; Niland, Calif., her children: Pete (Suzan), Delano, Minn., Steve (Randi), Brainerd, Minn., Tricia Smith (Dan), Omaha, Neb., Nancy Jones, Minnetonka, Minn., nine grandkids; and seven great-grandkids.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at United Methodist Church in Maiden Rock, Wis. Fellowship with family at 1 p.m. followed by the service. Burial to follow immediately at Maiden Rock Cemetery.
There will be an Open House to celebrate "Nomi's" life from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, at her home in
Let us welcome you with open arms and feed you one last time on Nomi's behalf!
The Nunnink family would like to thank all of Mom's
Hospice nurses and caregivers: Mary Jo, Sarah, Linda, and Colleen. They would also say a
special thank you to Mom's companion: Mary Jo Jeppesen.
In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to either Park Nicollet Hospice c/o Park
Nicollet Foundation, 6500
Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, MN 55426, or Animal Humane Society, 845 Meadow Lane N., Golden Valley, MN 55422.