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May 6, 1924 – Thursday, June 11, 2015

Service Information
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church – Buffalo
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
11:00 a.m.

Visitation Information
The Peterson Chapel – Buffalo
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
4-8 p.m.

age 91 of Buffalo, left this earth peacefully on June 11, 2015. Norinne was preceded in death by her husband John; grandson Philip; parents Anthony and Inez Dressen; siblings Josephine Jenkins, Emmett, James, Francis, Mary, Inez Mae Trimbo, Marguerite Halterman, Elizabeth, Eugene. Norinne is survived by Kevin (Rita) Jenkins, Robert Jenkins and Jeanne Jenkins; grandchildren Jason, Brian, Lauren and Cole; siblings Kathleen Christopherson, Anthony “Tony” Jr. and Alvin; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Norinne was raised on the farm in Belle Plaine, MN and graduated from Belle Plaine High School in 1942. In 1945 she met John Jenkins after he returned home from the war and the two were married on June 12th, 1950.
Norinne was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker. She was also an avid seamstress and was known around Buffalo for creating many wedding gowns, prom dresses, Halloween costumes and has sewn or altered a countless number of dresses and pants. Her love and kindness to all will always be remembered.

FURTHER VISITATION AT THE CHURCH ON WEDNESDAY MORNING ONE HOUR PRIOR TO MASS.

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  1. Donna Dressen Gallagher

    Our sympathy to the Noreen Jenkins family from the children of Cyril and Mary Ann Dressen.

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