Tove Elisabeth Opsahl, age 73, died Sunday, May 30, 2021 at Mayo Clinic Hospital-Rochester, St Marys Campus surrounded by loved ones.
Tove was born on September 10, 1947 in Drammen, Norway to Kare and Ruth (Brotangen) Jorgenson. She was united in marriage to Elmer Opsahl on October 26, 1983 in Oslo, Norway.
Tove worked at Olmsted Hospital and was a translator for Mayo Clinic for a few years.
Tove is survived by her husband, Elmer; 1 brother, Erick (Gro) Jorgenson from Norway; 1 nephew and 2 nieces from Norway; 5 stepdaughters, Kathy (Greg) Hulst, Pamela (Larry) McAlister, Linda Holton, Cheryl (Jim) Jensen, Carrie (Harry) Kosuge; 5 sister-in-laws, Gladys Opsahl, Della Bailey, Carol Opsahl, Janice Opsahl; 1 brother-in-law, Earling (Martha) Opsahl; and many nieces and nephews.
Tove is preceded in death by her parents; brother-in-laws, Raymond and Milford Opsahl; and sister-in-laws, Verna Otterness and Norma Johnson.
A memorial service will be held from 2:00-5:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Realife Co-Op, 825 Essex Parkway NW, Rochester, MN.
Rochester Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements. Memories and condolences of Tove may be shared at rochestercremationservicesmn.com