Kenneth A. Halvorson
Hillsboro, North Dakota
Kenny passed away on Friday, February 23, 2007 at the Hillsboro Medical Center Hospital, at the age of 81, after a brief battle with leukemia.
Kenny was born on April 29, 1925 in Hillsboro, ND, the son of Theodore and Ida (Miller) Halvorson. He grew up in Hillsboro and graduated from Hillsboro High School. After his schooling he began working on the family farm. Kenny was united in marriage to Dorothy M. Munter on October 25, 1946 at the Congregational Church in Hillsboro. They made their home on the family farm near Hillsboro where they raised their family and farmed for many years. Kenny and Dorothy moved to Hillsboro in 2003 where they have lived since. Kenny was very active at the Hillsboro United Parish and served many years on the Bank Board and the Equity Elevator Board. He was a devoted family man who loved his life on the farm. He had a great love for music, animals, and the outdoors.
Kenny is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Dorothy of Hillsboro; his children, Marvyl (Roy) Strassberg of Moorhead, MN; Dennis of Hillsboro; Mary (Patrick) Elliott of Hillsboro; and Nancy (Wayne) DickHoff of Hillsboro; his 10 grandchildren; and his 6 great grandchildren. His parents, and his sister, Helen Koering, preceded him in death.
VISITATION: 5-7 PM Tuesday, February 27, 2007 at Hillsboro United Parish in Hillsboro ? and also one hour prior to the funeral in the church on Wednesday
PRAYER SERVICE: 7 PM Tuesday in the church
FUNERAL: 2 PM Wednesday at Hillsboro United Parish UCC-UMC
BURIAL: Riverside Cemetery in Hillsboro
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Wildeman Funeral Home in Hillsboro.
Online guest book at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com