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Fulkerson - Stevenson Funeral Home
Springan - Stevenson Funeral Home
It's all about saying goodbye.
Kenneth Wilbur Bottolfsen
January 10, 1932 - October 26, 2019

Place of Birth: Minneapolis, MN
Residence: Williston, North Dakota
Age: 87

Kenneth “Kenny” Bottolfsen, 87, of Williston, passed away peacefully, Saturday, October 26, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his family.

Kenneth “Kenny” Wilbur Bottolfsen was born January 10, 1932 in Minneapolis, MN. Son of Antone and Irene (Erickson) Bottolfsen. Kenny was raised and educated in Minneapolis.
At the age of 19, Kenny joined the US Marines. He served in the Korea Conflict and was honorably discharged in 1953. From the moment you walked into his home you could tell a Marine lived there. A patriotic wreath hanging at the front door, to his man cave that proudly displayed a collection of military memorabilia throughout the room. If you asked him about his service or collection, his passion would show.
Kenny married Myrna Hannegrefs in Minneapolis, MN on November 27, 1974. He worked at Honeywell in Minneapolis for over 40 years. He retired and the family decided to move to Williston in 1991 where they have resided since.
He enjoyed all sports especially watching his favorite teams the Minnesota Twins and Vikings. He was always up for a good game of cards, fishing, the casino and dancing. He was a member of the Williston Moose Lodge.
Kenny is survived by his wife of 45 years, Myrna; daughter, Kelly (Sam) Thome; son, Tom Bottolfsen; granddaughter Samantha Thome; grandson, Sheldon Thome; sister, Marion Zurek; nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Virginia Buck; brother, Robert Bottolfsen; and granddaughter, Danielle Brooks.

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Denise Johnson (Williston, nd)
Oct 29, 2019
Will miss you dude
Brian and Becky Clouse (Williston, ND)
Oct 29, 2019
Kelly and family sorry to hear about the passing of your Dad. Thoughts and prayers for the family.
Jeanne Smith Knudsvig
Oct 29, 2019
So sorry for the loss of your Dad may you keep his memories close to your hearts to help you through the days ahead. Sending prayers to you & your family.
Sincere Sympathy,
Jeanne
Brian and Barb
Oct 30, 2019
Myrna, Kelly & family,
Words can't express the sorrow we feel learning of Kenny's passing. Sending you peace and love at this sad time.
In deepest sympathy,
Brian and Barb
Jim & Yvonne lindquist (Bismark, N dak)
Oct 31, 2019
Myrna and Kelly sorry to hear of Kenny we will always remember the chats on the corner on our way home you people were good neighbors to have are hearts and prays are with you
Kale and Kysa Rasmussen (Sidney )
Nov 5, 2019
Kelly and family. I am sorry to hear about the passing of your father. You nd your family are in our prayers.
Auri Ogden (Williston)
Dec 4, 2019
Myrna,
So sorry to hear about Ken passing. He was truly one of a kind. Prayers for you and your family!
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