Norstebon, Alvin passed away in St. Maries, Idaho after a long battle with prostrate cancer March 31,1999. He was born in Roseau, MN September 21, 1924 and lived there into adult-hood. His twin brother, Melvin, still lives on "Minnesota Hill" near Roseau (Pinecreek area). Alvin is survived by his wife, Aileen, a step-son Dick and wife Evelyn, step-granchildren, several brothers, sisters, neices, nephews, and lots of "kids" he "adopted". He was a good man who's kindness and joviality touched many lives. his mother, Emma Nordgaarden-Norstebon, passed away May 1998. He was preceeded in death by a brother, Ruben. The same day as Alvin died, his brother-in-law Billy Kirckoff died in Henning, MN (Alvin's sister Grace's husband). "They left this world together".