Kenneth L Boxell, age 84, beloved father, grandfather, and friend passed away Sept. 4, 2008 at Minnesota Masonic Home-North Ridge in New Hope, MN.
Ken was born June 10, 1924 in Howard Lake to LeRoy and Emma (Wildung) Boxell. He was confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Church and graduated from Howard Lake High School.
Ken was a member of Central Lutheran Church-Minneapolis.
He worked 27 years with Greyhound and was a business agent for Greyhound Amalgamated Transit Union. He was a retired mediator, MN Bureau of Mediation Services.
He is preceded in death by son, Thomas; parents; and sister, Lucille Wratz.
Ken is survived by son, Timothy (Kris) Boxell; daughter, Jean (Nick) Lanners; grandchildren, Michael and Mickey Boxell; Caleb, Drew, and Dillon Lanners; great-grandson, Carter Boxell; mother of his children and friend, Gloria Boxell; special friend, Rev. Ramona Anderson; nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be Sunday, Sept. 7 from 1 to 2 p.m. with service at 2 p.m. at Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapel, 3888 W. Broadway, Robbinsdale.
Private interment Howard Lake Cemetery, Howard Lake.