Kenneth Worde

Obituary of Kenneth Alexander Worde

Kenneth A. Worde (Quid), age 61, Sunday October 6th, passed away peacefully in his sleep while on a fishing trip on the Gunflint Trail in Minnesota.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth Worde and Ilene Charlton, daughter Rebecca Worde, Dogs Sasha and Bruno.


Kenneth is survived by his children, Brigitte A. Worde and Kaitlyn K. Worde (Travis); former spouse, Lynn Empanger Klemenhagen (David), sister, Deborah Worde; stepfather, William Bowlin (Christine); Grand-dogs, Luna and Rami. 


Ken went to Duluth East High School and has a Bachelor's degree from St Cloud State University. He served honorably as a Lieutenant Colonel (most recent, retired) in the Minnesota Army National Guard for more than a 20 years. Ken always enjoyed the outdoors, sports, canoeing, fishing, hunting, and spending time with his girls. 


The Celebration of Life in Honor of Kenneth A. Worde will be held on Friday, November 22, 2019 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery,

7601 34th Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55450, Assembly Area 3.

Arrive by 1:30 PM, service starts promptly at 1:45 PM.


Gathering to share stories at the Bloomington Armory, 3300 W. 98th St., Bloomington, MN 55431, 3 pm - 7 pm ~ Casual Event.

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Celebration of Life

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday, November 22, 2019
Fort Snelling Cemetery
7601 34th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Gathering of Family & Friends

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, November 22, 2019
Bloomington Armory
3300 W. 98th Street
Bloomington, Minnesota, United States