July 23, 1917 - March 12, 2016
Borghild Kennedy, 98 died March 12, 2015 in Salem. Born the third daughter to a Norwegian farming family in Eastern Montana, she absorbed the solid values of the Old Country.
At 17, she left the farm to attend nursing school in Minneapolis. She worked in nursing and nursing administration for 44 years while living in Montana, Minnesota, California, Alaska and Oregon.
Her intense curiosity led to a rich and full life.
She is survived by two sisters, a son, two granddaughters and a great grandson.
At her request, no services will be held.