Tormod Rordal

Tormod Rordal

Tormod O. Rordal, 91, passed away on May 22, 2020, with his son at his side. Born and raised in Ramsoya Trondelag, Norway, he was the son of Oystein and Tora Rordal. Early on he worked as a fisherman. Later he moved to West Orange, NJ, before settling in East Hanover, NJ. He worked many years as a mason for Cerami Construction Company Inc as a member of the International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers of NJ (Local: 4-NJ). He is remembered for his kindness and easy-going demeanor. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, camping, and gardening. He also had a love for animals. He was a former member of Calvary Evangelical Free Church, Essex Fells, NJ. He is pre-deceased by his beloved wife of 50 years, Evelyn (Pedersen) Rordal, his brother Herlaug Rordal, sister Sigrid Rordal-Hammer, brother in-law Torstein Hammer, and sister in-law Alice Solberg. He is survived by his beloved son, Douglas K. Rordal and his wife Jacqueline, sister in-law Solveig Rordal, his brother in-law John Solberg, nephew Arild Rordal, nieces Unni Reid, Donna Solberg, Linda Hodgkins, and numerous extended family members. Funeral Services are being held privately under the direction of Shook-Farmer Funeral Home, Roseland, NJ, shookfarmer.com. A Memorial Service will be offered at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Calvary Evangelical Free Church, 450 Fells Road, Essex Fells, NJ 07021.
November 30, 1928 - May 22, 202011/30/192805/22/2020
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Tormod O. Rordal, 91, passed away on May 22, 2020, with his son at his side. Born and raised in Ramsoya Trondelag, Norway, he was the son of Oystein and Tora Rordal. Early on he worked as a fisherman. Later he moved to West Orange, NJ, before settling in East Hanover, NJ. He worked many years as a mason for Cerami Construction Company Inc as a member of the International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers of NJ (Local: 4-NJ). He is remembered for his kindness and easy-going demean...

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