David Stenslie, age 55, of Fargo, formerly of Grand Forks, ND, died on March 18, 2018 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo surrounded by his family.
David Donald Stenslie was born on October 28, 1962, in Fargo, the son of Donald and Janice Stenslie. He moved to Grand Forks with his family where he grew up and attended school and worked. After the flood in April of 1997, David moved to Fargo where he became a part of the Friendship Inc. family.
Throughout his life, music was a staple. One of his favorite things to do was to spend weekends and Summers with his grandparents in Pekin, ND. David also loved attending church on Sundays and participating in church functions. His family and friends were important and played important roles throughout his entire life. He was very social and loved going to events and dances. David was very proud to have owned his own vending business later in life. He also had met Jill several years ago and was the love of his life until the end.
David is survived by his mother, Janice (Darryl) Osowski; his brother, Jay (Vicky) Stenslie – Nick, Evan and Lauren; his sister, Nancy (Shawn) Laughery; his aunts and uncles – Gloria Allington (Chuck Blowers), John and Lois Ham, and Virginia Stenslie; several cousins, and a fiancé, Jill Oland.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Friendship Inc. in Fargo.
Memorial Services will be held at 1 PM Friday, March 23, 2018 at Bethel Church in Fargo with visitation one hour prior to the service in the church
Burial will be at a later date in Pekin, ND.