Kenneth Truesdell

Kenneth Truesdell died February 21, 2020, at Lakewood Health System Care Center, Staples

Service will be held Thurs., Feb. 27, at 11:30 a.m at the Brenny Funeral Home, Staples. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. 

Burial will be at Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Staples, at a later date.

Kenneth was born to Owen and Bertha Truesdell, March 17, 1940, in Emmetsburg, Iowa. He graduated from Staples High School and Staples Vocational School.  Kenneth worked in Minneapolis as a machinist until his retirement. Kenneth married Joan Tepley on December 6, 1958 and they had three sons. After retirement he lived near Staples at their vacation home on Fawn Lake. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. 

Kenneth is survived by two sons, David and Michael Truesdell; one brother, Jack Truesdell; one sister, Dorothy (Archie) Hosner and one sister-in-law, Waneta Truesdell.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; one son, Gary Truesdell; two brothers, William Truesdell and Emmett Truesdell; one sister, Beth Sellnow and one sister-in-law, Gloria Truesdell. 

Arrangements are with the Brenny Family Funeral Chapel of Staples,

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