Remembering Madeline Vold


Madeline Vold, retired custodian, died Aug. 30 at Valley Eldercare Center, Grand Forks. She was 83.

Vold, the daughter of Andrew and Margaret (Danielson) Avron, was born Dec. 6, 1923 in Harvey, N.D. She grew up and attended school in Manvel, N.D. She married Oliver Vold Sept. 26, 1940. They lived in East Grand Forks and she worked for UND as a custodian in Plant Services until she retired in 1985.

Vold is survived by her sons: Marty (Phyllis) Vold, Grand Forks, Duane (Dianne) Vold, East Grand Forks, Henry (Helen) Vold, Hibbing, Minn.; sisters: Evelyn (Dick) Schroeder, Grand Forks;, Hazel Klein, Grand Forks, Helen (Armond) Wilkens, Calif.; eight granddaughters, 13 great grandchildren, and three great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Oliver, parents, three brothers, and five sisters.
-- Jan Orvik, Writer/Editor, University Relations, janorvik@mail.und.nodak.edu, 777-3621