Jean Grinde, 4660 S. Cypress Lane, Fargo, will celebrate her 85th birthday at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. June 14 at Edgewood Vista Coffee Shop, 4420 37th Ave. S., Fargo. No gifts, please.
She was born in Mayville, N.D., to Martha (Stusrud) and Arvid Nelson. She married Levon Grinde and they farmed near Portland and later moved to Cando and Kindred, all in North Dakota. They moved to Fargo in 2007.
She has three children, Karen (John) Holien, Las Vegas; David (Linda) Grinde, Eagle River, Alaska; and JoAnn (Ed) Jameson, Kindred; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.