Allen Lyle Stremick
August 7, 1935 ~ January 16, 2023
Langdon, North Dakota
Resided in: Fargo, North Dakota
Allen L. Stremick, 87, Fargo passed away Monday, January 16, 2023 at home under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley, Fargo.
Allen was born August 7, 1935 in Langdon, North Dakota to Charles and Rose (Schneider) Stremick. He attended country school near Langdon, North Dakota. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1955. He was stationed in Stansted Army Air Force Base, England, where he was part of the 803 Engineer Aviation Battalion where he helped extend the main runway for the Air Base.
He met Mary Stanley while stationed overseas. They were married on February 11, 1956. They moved to Langdon, North Dakota before making their home in Fargo since 1963.
Allen attended the State School of Science in Wahpeton and went on to work as a welder for Fargo Foundry. He went on to join the IUOE Local 49 as a heavy equipment operator. He worked for Northern Improvement, Industrial Builders and Kost Brothers before retiring in 1998.
He enjoyed spending time with his family and working in his garden. He could be seen riding his golf cart and scooter at both the lakes and in town. He loved the annual boat parades at the lake where he was always the “Captain.” He loved spending time with his grandchildren and his great grand-daughter as they were his pride and joy.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Mary, Fargo; children, Steve (fiancé Tracy Kahler) Stremick, Moorhead, MN, Cheri (Bill) Quam, Fargo, ND, Rick Stremick, Fargo, ND, Karen Stremick, Minneapolis, MN, Connie (Curt) Taralson, Fargo, ND, Cindy (Andy) Knoll, Fargo, ND; 11 grandchildren, Heather Johnson, Breanna Taralson, Cole Schilling, Christina (Ethan) Brendemuhl, McKenna (Andrew) Johannson, Taylor (fiancé Kyle) Anderson, Alex Quam, Lexi Taralson, Lindsey Anderson, Dylan Taralson, Oksanna Stremick; great-granddaughter, Nora Brendemuhl; sisters, LaVonna Meyer, Bloomington, MN, Rosemary (Curt) Sando, Langdon, ND, Ardell Peterson, West Fargo, ND and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Don Stremick, Les Stremick, Dale Stremick, Bob Stremick and sister, Doris Olson.
Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 1:00 P.M.
Interment: Holy Cross Cemetery South, Fargo.