Judge Norblad’s colleagues on the Marion County bench will hold a public memorial on March 14, 2014, at the Marion County Courthouse, 100 High Street, Salem OR 97301. The service will begin at 3:00pm in Courtroom 2A.
A reception hosted by the Marion County Bar Association will follow across the street at the Grand Ballroom. There will be a microphone available so that attendees may share their stories of Judge Norblad. The event will be catered by Adams Rib. Wine will be donated from bar members’ cellars and a no-host bar will be available.
The Marion County Annex and Juvenile Court will be closed for the afternoon beginning at 2:30 to allow staff and judges time to get to the courthouse by 3pm. The downtown offices will close at 3pm. All offices will be closed until 5pm.
Attendees are encouraged to wear jeans and dress shirts in honor of Judge Norblad. Donations are still being accepted and will be accepted at this event.