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Attorney Mary Sorum officially retired from her practice with the Detroit Lakes law firm of Thorwaldsen, Malmstrom, Sorum & Majors on March 19. Though she and her husband Chuck live in Pelican Rapids, she hopes to keep in touch with her friends here. (Vicki Gerdes/DL Newspapers)

Entering 'Phase 3'

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At various times in her life, Mary Sorum has been a homemaker, a nurse, and for the past 23-odd years, an attorney, practicing family law at the firm of Thorwaldsen, Malmstrom, Sorum & Majors in Detroit Lakes.


Now the Moorhead native and longtime Pelican Rapids resident is entering what she calls "phase 3" of her life: retirement, and "being a grandma."

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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