Dennis Edward Kunst, of Ogilvie, died on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at his home. He was 58 years old.
He was born on May 22, 1961, in Mora, to parents Anthony and Mary (Jansen) Kunst. He grew up on the family farm with five siblings. He attended Ogilvie Public Schools, graduating in 1979.
He had many jobs, but loved farming most of all. He worked on many farms over the years but really enjoyed working with his dad. He passed his love of farming onto his son Clinten, and in 2014, they started farming together. He loved to spend time with his friends and family, especially his grandkids. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and four-wheeling. He was a wonderful boyfriend, dad and grandpa. He will be dearly missed. “No one fights alone.”
He was preceded in death by his brother, Mike; infant brother, Richard; and several aunts and uncles.
He is survived by his girlfriend, Cheryl Bos; children, Ashley (LeRoy) Haugen and Clinten (Cassie); grandchildren, Landyn and Skylee; parents, Anthony and Mary Kunst; silbings, Doug (Denise), Barb (Gordy) Ranta, Kathy (George) Hampy and Diane (Bill) Garceau; sister-in-law, Laurie Kunst; his beloved dog Spike; many other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at St. Kathryn’s Catholic Church in Ogilvie with Fr. Derek Wiechmann officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service, beginning at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be at St. Kathryn’s Catholic Cemetery in Ogilvie. Arrangements are by the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home of Mora. Condolences may be posted at www.aifuneralhome.com