Elsie C. Fordahl, 97, of Cape Coral died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. Formerly of Minneapolis, Minn., she had resided here since 1985.
Born March 5, 1915 in Duluth, Minn., she is survived by six children, Katherine Ruddy, Ronald (Mary) Fordahl, Delphine Magnuson, Carl Leslie Fordahl, Joy (Tim) Hanna, Vicky (Mike) Jones; 23 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; two great-great-granddaughters; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl; and two daughters, Charlotte Jordon and Karen Kretlow.
The funeral will be held Monday, Feb. 4, at 11 a.m., at Coral Ridge Funeral Home, 1630 Pine Island Road. Interment to follow at Coral Ridge Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time at the funeral home. For online condolences, visit www.coralridgefuneralhome.com