Kjell Jordheim

The Reverend Kjell (P.J.) Jordheim, 97, passed away January 16, 2020, at the Lenoir Woods Long Term Care Center in Columbia, MO.  Born in Oslo Norway in 1922, he married Anne Falkenstein in 1950. Ordained in the Lutheran ministry in 1959, he served congregations in Wisconsin and New York until 2007.

He is preceded in death by a son, a brother, and parents. He is survived by wife, Anne of Columbia, MO, daughter Kristin and son Jan (Amy) both of Denver, CO, son Tron (Elizabeth) of Columbia, MO, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on February 8 at 1:00 pm, in the Lenoir Woods Chapel, Columbia, MO.


A clergy funeral will be conducted at Our Saviour’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Brooklyn, NY, on February 22 at 1:00 pm.

Memorial gifts may be made to Our Saviour’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 414 80th St, Brooklyn, NY 11209 or to the Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service, www.lirs.org . A full obituary and life story can be found at the Forever Missed memorial website https://www.forevermissed.com/kjell-jordheim/about.

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