Norleen Marie Ward, age 66, of Hackensack, passed away February 5, 2020, at Essentia St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd. She was born to Norton and Elsie Hurd on October 23, 1953, in Brainerd. Norleen and her husband, Paul, owned the Up North Café in Hackensack for many years. She spent most of her life as a cook and waitress. Norleen loved animals, flowers and spending time in her gazebo.
Norleen is survived by her husband, Paul, and brother, Birdie Hurd (Barb). She was preceded in death by her parents.
A gathering to celebrate Norleen’s life will be held at a later date.
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