Kenneth Fred Gebhardt, 78, of Crookston, MN, passed away Friday, August 6, 2021, in Sanford on Broadway Hospital, Fargo, ND.
Kenny was born in Crookston MN on October 29, 1942, the son of Freddie and Henrietta (Horesji) Gebhardt. He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and was a longtime member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Euclid. He grew up in Euclid, MN and later moved to Crookston where he graduated from the Northwest School of Agriculture. Kenny was an excellent carpenter/cabinet maker all his life, a trade he learned while attending the Northwest School. His last employment before retirement was with A & L Siding of Grand Forks.
Kenny is survived by his sister, Barbara McWaters of Crookston; 2 nephews, Brian (Kelly) McWaters of Wahpeton, ND and Tom McWaters (AshLee) of Fisher, MN; great-nephews and nieces: Ian, Morgan, Tristan, and Alyssa; cousins: Marcus, Clayton, Bonnie, Janet, Sherry, Lorraine, Wally, Mary, Richard, and Ardis; and other extended family. Kenny was preceded in death by his parents, Freddie and Henrietta, and other aunts, uncles
The memorial prayer service for Kenneth Gebhardt will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, October 9, 2021, in the Stenshoel-Houske Funeral Home in Crookston with Pastor Douglas S. Thompson, officiating. Visitation with the family will be for one hour prior to the service. The service will be livestreamed by logging on to www.stenshoelhouske.com 10 minutes before the scheduled start and going to the bottom of Kenneth’s obituary page to click on the prompt to view.
Online registry and messages of condolence may be made at www.stenshoelhouske.com