DALE LOUIS LUNDEDale Louis Lunde, 81, of Hermantown, Minn. died peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family on May 28, 2012.
Dale Louis Lunde, 81, of Hermantown, Minn., died peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family on May 28, 2012.
He was born Oct. 20, 1930 to Frank and Margaret Lunde.
Dale was united in marriage to Marcia Ostrander on Feb. 10, 1954.
Dale worked at R.C. Buck Company, that later became Lakehead Constructors. He was a long time member and leader at Kenwood Lutheran Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Margaret; three brothers Gary, Robert and Gilean Lunde; grandson Cale Leif Lunde; and great grandson Mason David Stokes.
Dale is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Marcia; brother Duane (Doreen) Lunde; six daughters, Diane (Robert) Lunde-Hansen, Debra (David) Stokes, Cheryl Schock, Rani (Dale) Douville, Kristy (Frank) Stokes, Janna Stevens; son, Leif Dale (Sissy) Lunde; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and friends.
Dale thought of his family as the jewels in his crown of life. He will be dearly missed. His good friend, Tony, stated Dale set the bar high for manhood.
The family would like to thank the staff at Essentia Health Hospice for the help and support given.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 5 p.m. June 1, 2012 in Kenwood Lutheran Church, 324 West Cleveland Street, Duluth, MN 55811.
Memorials and donations can be made to Kenwood Lutheran Church or Essentia Health Hospice program.