December 18, 1958 - July 16, 2015


Ken was born on December 18, 1958 in Benson, MN to Kermit and Blanche (Larson) Thorseth. He married Joanne Ries who passed away in 1987, and then married Jane Welle on June 25, 1988 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sauk Rapids . He attended St. Cloud State University and during that time he was the first chair trumpet in the SCSU Orchestra. Ken worked as a Programming Consultant at Ready Computing. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and participated in the Praise Choir. Ken was a very humorous, happy, caring and generous person who had a contagious laugh. He loved music, attending concerts, and being with family.

Survivors include his wife, Jane of Sauk Rapids; children, Troy (Sheila) Kraemer of Cold Spring, Shareen (Dean) Stommes of Cold Spring, Michael (Angela) Thorseth of Elk River, Matthew (Nicole) Thorseth of Westminster, MA, BreAnna “Breezy” Thorseth (Fiancé, Anthony Rosseau) of St. Cloud; brothers, Milt Thorseth of Howard Lake and Ron Thorseth of Murdock; grandchildren, Dreydin, Adrionna, Brooklyn, Isabel, Trey, Riley, Arianna, and Grace and his buddies, Poko and Carmella. He was preceded in death by his parents; and first wife, Joanne.


Date: July 21, 2015
Time: 4:00 - 8:00 PM
Location: Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, 324 2nd Ave. S, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379

Prayer Service:

Parish prayers will be at 7:30 p.m.
Date: July 22, 2015
Time: 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2875 10th Ave. NE, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379

Mass of Christian Burial

Date: July 22, 2015
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2875 10th Ave NE, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379


Date: July 22, 2015
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bethesda Lutheran Cemetery, Murdock, MN