Richard Alvin Bjorge passed away on November 7th 2023 surrounded by his family in Grand Forks, North Dakota.
Richard was born on July 20th, 1943 in Lakota, North Dakota to Albert and Karen Bjorge. Richard married Judith Honkola on October 1st, 1966. Richard attended NDSU in Fargo. He worked for Coca-Cola and wood products. After retiring he was a school bus driver.
Richard served 20 years with the Army National Guard.
Family was the most important thing. Richard and his family spent summers at their cabin on Cass Lake making memories for 20 years. Richard's grandkids were his pride and joy. He enjoyed years of watching his grandsons play hockey and his granddaughter play soccer, basketball and volleyball. Richard's kindness touched many hearts. He will be missed but not forgotten.
Richard is survived by his wife of 57 years, Judy Bjorge, their two children Nicole (Jon) Borman and Heath Bjorge, four grandchildren Baylee, Boe, Hunter and Colton Bjorge and his brother, Norris Bjorge.
Visitation to celebrate Richard will be held on Saturday, November 25, 2023 from 5 P.M.- 8 P.M. at the Masonic Center, 423 Bruce Ave, Grand Forks, ND 58201.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Richard
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Cremation Society Of Minnesota | Minneapolis