Kenneth E. Marohn, 86

Kenneth Edwin Marohn passed away at Mercy Hospital, at the age of 86 years, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Ken was born April 14, 1934, to Edwin and Esther (Goerke) Marohn. He was born on the home farm, in Middleville Township, north of Howard Lake.

He was baptized and confirmed in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, and graduated from Annandale High School in 1952.

Ken joined the United States Navy and served for four years, spending most of his service time on the carriers.

Upon honorable discharge, he worked in San Salvador for two years as an electronic technician for RCA. He also worked for Control Data for about 20 years, while farming north of Howard Lake.

Ken was preceded in death by his grandparents; his parents, Edwin and Esther; and his brother, Ronald.

He is survived by his brother, Norman (Toots); brother, William (Kay); and sister, Jeanette (Vernon Beckala); and sister-in-law, Alice Marohn. Other survivors include 13 nieces and nephews, John and Eddie Marohn and Lisa (Jim Spitz); Dawnine Beckala, Jamie (Denise), Chad (Denise), and Stacy (Michael Blackmun); Terri (Lon Spangrud), Keith Marohn, Heather (Scott Ludwig); Sarah (Nathan Miller), Jennifer (Chad Haas), and Holly (Scott Wellman); as well as friends and relatives.

Funeral services took place Saturday, Sept. 19 at 11 a.m., with visitation one hour prior to service at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Middleville Township, Annandale, MN. Pastor Rob Jarvis officiated.

Arrangements were by Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home, 320-286-2534, www.swansonpeterson.com.

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