Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Steven Keske died Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at his home in Annandale from cancer. He was 60.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 27, at Concordia Lutheran Church in Fairhaven with Pastor Timothy Nerud officiating. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Monday at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Annandale, or one hour prior to the service Tuesday at the church. A prayer service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Concordia Lutheran Cemetery.
Steven Louis Keske was born July 3, 1949, in Minneapolis to Orville and Irene (Korsten) Keske. He graduated from Robbinsdale High School with the class of 1967. Steve lived in Cambridge for 25 years before moving to Annandale in 2007. He worked as an operating engineer for Unity Hospital for 31 years. Steve enjoyed fishing, watching Minnesota Twins and NASCAR, target shooting and crossword puzzles.
Steve was preceded in death by his father Orville.
He is survived by his fiancé Brenda Speckel of Annandale; children Tracy Skonseng of St. Cloud, Jason (and Brandy) Skonseng of Andover, Cheryl of Isanti, and Steven, Jr. (and Judy) of Cambridge; mother Irene of Robbinsdale; brother Tom, Sr. (and Joyce) of Minong, Wis.; sister Gloria (and Richard) Gillette of Houlton,Wis.; grandchildren Tyler and Desirae; nephew Tom, Jr. (and Barbara); and great niece Danielle.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Bruggenthies, Ron Ness, Bob Engelbretson, Greg Smegal, Nick Fylling, Jeremiah Speckel, and Paul Berg. Ruth Fry will provide the music for the service.