David J. Stenberg, 56

David Joel Stenberg, age 56, of Howard Lake, passed away Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society of Howard Lake.

He was born at Fairview Hospital in Minneapolis.

Dave was an avid mechanic, clock smith, fisherman, gardener, and aficionado of classic rock.

Family and friends truly loved being with him, and sharing conversation, humor, music, and life. He instilled in those who knew him an appreciation for the beauty of music, nature, and positive living.

Dave is survived by his son, Nathan; mother, Kathryn; sisters, Kim (Brian), and Julie (Danny); brothers, Steve (Joni), and Tom; and a multitude of nephews and nieces.

He was preceded in death by his father, Sydney Stenberg; nephew Chris; and niece Madeysen.

The funeral service took place Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Howard Lake, with visitation at the church, one hour prior to the services .

Arrangements were with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Howard Lake, www.swansonpeterson.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the family.

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