July 29, 1932 - August 9, 2015


Mass of Christian Burial will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sauk Rapids for Kenneth F. Studanski, age 83, who passed away on Sunday at his home. Rev. Ralph Zimmerman will officiate and entombment will be at Hilltop Mausoleum in Sauk Rapids. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services Wednesday at the church. Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids.

Kenneth F. Studanski was born July 29, 1932 in Gilman to Frederick & Oria (Sweeter) Studanski. He married Patricia Moran on May 1, 1952 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Kenneth’s work history included working at DeZurik’s as a draftsman for 1 year, repairman for Singer Sewing Machines, Kemps in sales for 5 years, Gamble Robinson in sales for 13 years, appliance and refrigeration repair for 5 years, owner/operator of Lighting Concepts for 5 years, and Larson Bus Service as a driver for 19 years. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the Waite Park Rifle Club. Kenneth enjoyed fishing, hunting, and displaying his paintings at Whitney Senior Center.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia of Sauk Rapids; children, Michael (Lynn) of Bemidji, Steven (Twyla) of Waite Park, Kenneth (Patricia) of Gilman, Mary (David) Golden of Sartell, Sandra of St. Cloud, and Karen (Randy) Marchand of St. Joseph; brothers and sister, Richard of Lincoln, Gary of Sartell, and Jeannette Malikowski of Kimball; 14 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Larry.