Jackson, Kenneth William (1928-2013)

Kenneth William Jackson, 84 of Warren, MN died January 12, 2013 at the Good Samaritan Center in Warren.

He was born December 3, 1928 to Thomas and Ida (Krese) Jackson in Grand Forks, ND. He attended rural school in East Grand Forks. Kenneth was drafted into the Army and was stationed in Anchorage, Alaska for two years during the Korean War. He returned back to the family farm to work in East Grand Forks. Kenneth married Helen Tallum on December 18, 1954 in Warren, MN. He worked for the City of Warren for many years until his retirement in 1985. Kenneth enjoyed reading, archery, playing horseshoes and visiting with family and friends. He was a member of the Warren American Legion and was a founding member of the Warren Horseshoe Club.

Left to mourn his passing is his wife, Helen of Warren; daughters, Sue (Duane) Palm of Colstrip, MT, Kim (Steve) Renslow of Grand Forks, ND and Shelley (Ken) Popiel of Grafton, ND; siblings, Margie (Bill) Davidson, Carol (Jerry) Dexter, Mary (Bob) Stowell, Don (Mae) Jackson; grandchildren, Sarah Palm of Caledonia, MN, and Nicholas (Diana) Palm of Omaha, Nebraska.

He was preceded in death by his parents, son in infancy Michael; siblings, Jeanette, Doris, Bob and Tom.

FUNERAL SERVICE: 1PM, Friday, January 18, 2013 at Evangelical Covenant Church in Warren, MN.

DuBore Funeral Home

[Interred Greenwood cemetery]

Transcribed by:  Cheryl Srnsky