In loving memory of

Gloria Marlaine Nordskow
September 21, 1931 - February 3, 2019

Gloria Marlaine Nordskow, age 87 of Colfax, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019, at Mitchell Village Care Center in Mitchellville. The family will greet friends on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. at Coburn Funeral Home in Colfax. A brief graveside service will take place following at Colfax Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the family and condolences may be left at

The daughter of Floyd and Mary (Rush) Thompson, Gloria was born on September 21, 1931 in Colfax. She graduated from Colfax High School in 1949. On November 25, 1949, she was united in marriage to Jon Nordskow. Gloria enjoyed being at home, gardening, flowers and sewing.
Those left to honor her memory include her three daughters, Jonni (Andy) Engel, Sammye (Jerry) Cretin and Robin Moreland; 11 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her parents, and husband, Jon in 1991.


Rhonda Miller wrote on Feb 6, 2019:

"We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Love and prayers to you and your family. Love Rhonda and Mike."

Anita Todd wrote on Feb 6, 2019:

"Robin sorry about the loss of your Mom. I am sure you have a lot of great memories. Your in my Prayers. Anita"

Jani Williams wrote on Feb 5, 2019:

"Robin sorry about the loss of your Mom. She was such a sweet hard working lady.. You and your family in my Prayers and thoughts. Jani"

Pat & Terrie Tomlonovic wrote on Feb 5, 2019:

"Such a special lady and very talented. "

Karen Pierce wrote on Feb 5, 2019:

"I knew Jon and Gloria many years ago. Both were very special people - always had a smile"

Chelle Jensen wrote on Feb 4, 2019:

"May memories of Glory and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead. Thinking of you and wishing you peace and comfort as you remember Gloria. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. Love Chelle & Jeremy. "

Rita Woodley wrote on Feb 4, 2019:

"I was so saddened to learn about her passing I loved talking to her about everything we talked a lot about flowers and gardening "