Stanley L. Munson

Stanley L. Munson

Birth
Estherville, Emmet County, Iowa, USA
Death 17 Dec 2015 (aged 61)
Elkton, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 156149572 · View Source
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From the Hindt Funeral Home Online:

Memorial services for Stanley L. Munson will be held 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, December 22, at Marshall Lutheran Church rural Adams, MN with the Rev Jeremy Johnson officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-8 P.M. on Monday, December 21, at the Hindt Funeral Home in Grand Meadow.

Stanley Munson, age 61, of Elkton died Thursday, December 17, at his home surrounded by family.

He was born January 25, 1954, in Estherville, IA to John and Mary Ann (Kruse) Munson. While still in school Stanley’s family moved to a farm near Elkton. Stanley was a 1972 graduate from Elkton High School and went on to attend Austin Junior College. He married Mary Krull in 1976 to this union Mike and Suzan were born; Stanley and Mary later divorced. Stanley had a love for the land. He grew up farming and as he grew older always had a bountiful vegetable garden.

On October 22, 1994, Stanley married Sandy (Engelhart) Mundfrom in Adams, MN. Through the Local #405 Stanley worked for various companies. His last assignment was at Knutson as Labor Foreman. Stanley worked in construction starting in 1987 and retired in 2011. July of 2011, he was diagnosed with metastatic medullary thyroid cancer. After several successful treatments, Stanley decided to end treatments in September 2015. With the care and support of his wife and family, Stanley was able to stay at home until the end.

Stanley’s pride and joy was his grandchildren, he loved being called “Papa” by them. He liked taking them for rides in the pontoon on Lake Sakata in Waterville, MN. Stanley also enjoyed spending the last three winters in LaFeria, Texas with his parents and Sandy.

Surviving Stanley are his parents John and Mary Ann of Elkton, MN, his wife Sandy of Elkton, the children Mike (Jodi) Munson of Rose Creek, MN, Connor and Claire; Suzi Munson of LeRoy, MN, Evelyn and Draven; Eric (Tiffany) Mundfrom of Spring Valley, MN, Hunter, Noah, and Esme; and Amanda (Kern) Hall of Spring Valley, MN, Olivia, Eva, Ruby, and Willow, sisters Barbara (Jaimie) Rodberg of Raleigh, NC, Linda (Dave) Dickie of Lake City, MN, and Jean Munson of Elkton, a brother Mark (Nancy) Munson of Kasson, MN, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his sister Jolene (Munson) Kiefer.


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  • Created by: Janet Stephenson
  • Added: 18 Dec 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 156149572
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stanley L. Munson (25 Jan 1954–17 Dec 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 156149572, citing Marshall Lutheran Church Cemetery, Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Janet Stephenson (contributor 46853083) .