Norbert H. Tieben, Jr. fell asleep in death Sunday, February 3, 2019.
Norbert loved the outdoors, walking the river bottoms and any place he could find Indian relics. He loved to read related books on Native American and Western history. He loved spending time with family and telling stories. He spent 30 years with Ditch Witch of MN before he retired.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Gloria; brothers, Ron, Jerry, Doug, Mike, and families; sister, Jeanie (Bob) Shaw and their family; brothers and sisters-in-law and their families, William Jorns, Rodger and Nancy Alsobrook, Sandi and Jan Shafer, Janis and Jeff Whitmyer; aunts, Sharon and Hazel (son, Bob) Magnuson.
Norbert is preceded in death by his parents, Norbert Sr. and Luella; brother, Richard (Dick); sister, Vicky; nephews, Ty and Doug; and niece, Angel.
Private family burial will be at Fort Snelling at a later date.