Eleanore Forberg

August 27, 1929 - February 2, 2021

Eleanore Forberg, of Thief River Falls, MN passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at Mala Strana Rehabilitation Center and Assisted Living in New Prague, MN.  Eleanore Burnette Forberg, the daughter of Alfred and Evelyn Klabo, was born in Sharon, North Dakota on August 27, 1929.  She attended high school in Sharon, North Dakota, graduating in 1946 and the St. Joseph School of Nursing, graduating in 1951.  On December 27, 1950, Eleanore was united in marriage to Joseph Arlon Forberg.  In their golden years, Eleanore and Joe visited numerous foreign ports, traveling by cruise ships, visited friends and relatives, and enjoyed the four seasons of Northern Minnesota.


Eleanore is survived by her loving family: daughter, Kathy (Cliff) Michaelis of Shakopee, MN and their children, Sarah (Eric) and their sons, Oscar and Henry; Patrick (Montana) and Scott (Kate). Son, Robert (Katherine) of New Prague, MN and their children Emily, Daniel, Joseph, and Will.  She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins.  Eleanore is preceded in death by her loving husband, Joe, and infant son, Daniel Paul.


A private service and committal will be held at the Camp Ripley Military Cemetery near Little Falls, MN

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