Kenneth Stangeland

Kenneth Stangeland, age 82, of Carrington, ND, died Saturday, October 10, 2009, in Carrington, ND

Kenneth was born in Cooperstown, ND on November, 22, 1926, the son of Trygve and Karen (Volstad) Stangeland. While growing up, his family lived on several farms and he attended Juanita Public School.

On March 17, 1955, Kenneth married Norma Pedersen in McHenry, ND. They resided in Juanita for 35 years. He farmed in partnership with his brother, Alf, until he retired.

While in Juanita, he served on McHenry School Board, where his three children attended school. He also served on the Glenfield Lutheran Church board and Foster County Water Board.

In 1990, Kenneth and Norma purchased a home in Carrington. He continued to enjoy attending basketball, baseball, football and volleyball games, plus following the Vikings and Twins games.

Kenneth is survived by his wife, Norma, Carrington, ND; a daughter, Sue (David) Swanson, Carrington, ND; two sons, Rodney (Brenda) Stangeland, Plymouth, MN and Douglas (Cody) Stangeland, Carrington, ND; six grandchildren, Lynnette (Michael) Ophaug, Andrew Swanson, Karisa Stangeland, Brett Stangeland, Randy Kollman, and Justin (Brooke) Kollman; five brothers, Kris Stangeland, Casselton, ND, Sig Stangeland, Scottsdale, AZ, Alf (Margaret) Stangeland, Juanita, ND, Lloyd (Carol) Stangeland, Audubon, MN, and Harold (Karen) Stangeland, Ham Lake, MN; one sister, June (Russ) McDaniel, Bismarck, ND; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Solveig.

Funeral Service: Trinity Lutheran Church, Carrington, ND

Date and Time: Tuesday, October 13, 2009 1:30PM

Interment: Carrington Cemetery, Carrington

Posted Condolences:

Name: Rick Lester - Sent on 10/12/2009

Message: Blessed are they who mourn,
for they shall be comforted.


Name: Al & Dorine Pewe - Sent on 10/13/2009

Message: Norma and family - We were so saddened to hear of Kenny's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family


Name: Don and Elaine Graham - sent on 10/13/2009

Message: Elaine and I send our condolences in the passing of Kenneth.
We have never had the opportunity to formally meet your husband, Norma, but do want you to know that you are in our thoughts.