Duane A. KjorsvikDuane A. Kjorsvik, age 65, resident of Michigan, ND, died Monday, April 15, 2013 at the Good Samaritan Center in Larimore, ND.
Duane Allen Kjorsvik was born December 3, 1947 in McVille, ND, the son of Lorentz and Selma (Northagen) Kjorsvik. He was raised on the family farm near Michigan, attended the Melrose Township School, and the Michigan Public School. Duane was drafted into the U.S. Army and served from March 5, 1968 until March 4, 1970. He served his country in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star medal. Following his honorable discharge from the Army, Duane worked in California for a short time. He returned to Michigan and farmed with his father. He then began driving truck and operating farm equipment for several farmers in northeastern North Dakota. His hobbies included fishing and gardening, which he thoroughly enjoyed.