SOREN CONRAD KASPERSONSoren Conrad Kasperson, 31, of Duluth, died Jan. 8, 2014.
Soren Conrad Kasperson, 31, of Duluth, died Jan. 8, 2014.
Soren was born on April 2, 1982, in Rice Lake Wis., to James and Jan Kasperson.
Soren was very community minded, helping many people with special needs from a very young age. He worked as a Social Worker for several Twin Port agencies. He had a passionate interest in the food we eat and the impact it had on our life. He also enjoyed his time volunteering with Men as Peacemakers. Soren enjoyed reading, spending time outdoors, skiing, hiking on the Superior Hiking Trail, cooking, music, and playing all types of games.
Soren was a very caring and loving person who always brought out the best in those around him.
He was preceded in death by grandfathers Martin Kasperson, Tom Marzolf, and Elmer Iverson; grandmother Eunice Iverson; and uncle Thomas Joseph Marzolf.
Soren is survived by his loving wife, Amanda; parents James (Marina Lachecki) Kasperson of La Pointe, Wis., and Jan Kasperson of Washburn; brother Kaleb (Candice) Kasperson; sister Siri Kasperson; grandmother Essie Marzolf; mother and father-in-law Lynn and Steve Feyma; sister-in-law Stephanie Feyma; step-siblings Ben Herman (Patch) and Carolyn Herman (Brian); and numerous nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred.
VISITATION: 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, and from 10 a.m. Wednesday until the Memorial Service beginning 11 a.m. in the Dougherty Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred. Arrangements provided by Dougherty Funeral Home, 600 E 2nd Street Duluth MN 55805, 218-727-3555.www.doughertyfuneralduluth.com