Bess Mae Skulborstad

Bess Mae Skulborstad

  • Funeral Date: 2/27/15
  • Funeral Time: 10:30 a.m.
  • Date of Birth: 1/27/22
  • Date of Death: 2/22/15
  • Funeral Location: Northfield United Methodist Church

Bess Skulborstad, age 93 of Apple Valley and formerly of Northfield, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2015 at the University of Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis. Funeral Services will be 10:30 am Friday, February 27th at the Northfield United Methodist Church in Northfield with burial at Oaklawn Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to Services at the Church.

Bessie Mae Skulborstad was born January 27, 1922 in Madison, MN, daughter of Dell and Marie (Kay) Perkins. On February 22, 1943 she was united in marriage to Loren Harold Skulborstad and following his service in WWII they moved to Minneapolis. Loren’s work took them first to Willmar and then Brookings, SD before moving to Northfield in the early 1950’s.

Bess and Loren were familiar faces at Permans Clothing Store where they both worked for many years. She recently moved to Apple Valley to be closer to her family. A gift from God; now returned to God.

Bess is survived by son Stewart and wife Connie of Apple Valley; sisters Donna Johnson and Kay (Harlan) Seelhoff of Apple Valley; brother Clint (Vynnette) Perkins of New Brighton; grandchildren Michelle (Bryan), Mathew (Stacy), Susan (Sean) and Scottie; and great grandsons Stuart and Eddie. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Loren; son Don Scott Skulborstad; and sister Fern Theberath.

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