Kenneth Ingebrigtson of Maine Prairie Township died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at Hilltop Health Care Center in Watkins. He was 88.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Kimball with Rev. Kenneth Kothe officiating. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Friday, and 9:30-10:45 a.m. Saturday, both at the church. Masks are required inside the church, physical distancing is to be maintained, and church maximum capacity limitations will be observed. The service will be live-streamed on the funeral home’s website for those unable to attend.
Kenneth William Ingebrigtson was born Aug. 22, 1931, in Maple Plain, Minn., to John and Elise (Nelson) Ingebrigtson. At the age of 3, Kenneth moved with his family to a farm north of Fair Haven. On May 24, 1952, Kenneth was united in marriage to Deloris Meyer at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Kimball. Together they made their home in Maine Prairie Township where they farmed and raised their three daughters. Kenneth’s hobbies were woodworking, and restoring antique Oliver tractors. He also enjoyed traveling and sightseeing. Trips to Arizona and to the mountains, along with spending time at the lake cabin with his family, were times that Kenneth treasured.
Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents, brother John, and sisters Margaret Kray and Olga Wychoff.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years Deloris of South Haven; daughters LaVonne (and Virgil) Truenow of St. Cloud, Rhonda (and Brad) Dobberstein of Buffalo Lake, and Diane (and David) Binsfeld of South Haven; eight grandchildren: Luke (and Megan) Truenow, Megan (and Brian) Kiffmeyer, Jaclyn (and Eric) Helgeson, Jill (and Greg) Wippler, Julia (and Jeremy) Vinar, Michael Binsfeld, Brian Binsfeld, and Becky Binsfeld; 13 great-grandchildren: Bryant and Alison Truenow, Blake and Tyler Kiffmeyer, Erin, Holly, Oliver and Steven Helgeson, Beaudin, Journi and Merrick Wippler, Ross and Garret Vinar; and other family and friends.
Kenneth’s grandchildren will serve as pallbearers. Lori Rippentrop, and Michael and Becky Binsfeld will provide music for the service. Memorials are preferred to St. John’s Lutheran Church Building Fund, or to donor’s choice. Arrangements are entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care Burial and Cremation Services of Kimball.