Emanuel (Manny) Nels Nordin passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the Rainy River Health Centre in Rainy River, Ont.
He was born Feb. 1, 1925 in Tovell Township (Bergland), Ont. to Knute and Emma (Fredrickson) Nordin.
He attended McCrosson-Tovell school in Bergland and worked for Dalseg’s in the late 1930s and early 1940s.
In 1943, he enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force and served at several bases in Manitoba. While in the air force, he met Aileen Marjory Drader and they were married in August, 1946 in Winnipeg, Man. after they were discharged.