|Birth: ||May 24, 1927|
|Death: ||Dec. 2, 2004|
Kenneth E. Gangestad
Posted: Monday, December 06, 2004
FORT RIPLEY -- Kenneth Earl Gangestad, age 77, resident of Fort Ripley, died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2004, at St. Cloud Hospital. Kenneth was born on May 24, 1927, in Armstrong, Iowa, to Elmer and Odelia (Lowenberg) Gangestad. He married Leona DeRosier on June 21, 1950.
Survivors include his wife, Leona Louise Gangestad; children, Alisa (Bob) Rakow, Brenda (Robert) Peterson, Cynthia (Brian) Bachman, Dudley (Kathy) Gangestad, Emma (Mike) Rademacher, Felix (Tammy) Gangestad, Gregory (Joni) Gangestad, Holly (Terry) Wendland, Ilene (Gaylin) Smith, Julie (Jeff) Hardy, and Kendra (Brian) Roberts; brothers, Jay, Donald, Leo and Dellis; sisters, Nuella Laughton, Bernice Lodermeier and Grace Lodermeier; 25 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
His brother, Lloyd, and parents, Elmer and Odelia Gangestad, died earlier.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 6, 2004, at St. Mathias Catholic Church with Father Bill Skarich officiating. Burial will be in St. Mathias Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home with a Rosary service at 6 p.m. Visitation will also be held the hour before services at the church on Monday.
Memorials preferred to St. Mathias First Responders and the American Heart Association.
Elmer S Gangestad (1901 - 1974)
Odelia E Loewenberg Gangestad (1902 - 1992)
Leona Louise DeRosier Gangestad (1932 - 2010)
Saint Mathias Catholic Cemetery
Crow Wing County
Maintained by: Jim Lee
Originally Created by: Koach
Record added: Jan 28, 2010
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