Ljunggren, Eugene Arnold “Gene” (1941-2015)

Eugene “Gene” Ljunggren, 73, of Warren, MN passed away unexpectedly on Monday, January 19, 2015 at his home in Warren.

Eugene Arnold Ljunggren was born on February 25, 1941 at Grand Forks, ND, the son of Philip and Leona (Jenkins) Ljunggren. Gene graduated from Warren High School in 1959. He was a letter winner in basketball and track. On May 19, 1962 he was united in marriage to Donna Conely. They made their home in Warren where Gene worked for the Marshall County Highway Department for 49 years.

He was a member of the Warren Horseshoe Club.

Gene loved to build roads for Marshall County. He was also a practical joker who enjoyed fishing and playing cards with his friends.

Left to mourn his passing are his wife, Donna; son and daughter-in-law: Brian and Barb Ljunggren and two granddaughters: Alexis and Amanda all of East Grand Forks, MN; brothers: Leroy (Janice) Ljunggren of Seattle, WA and Dale (Evie) Ljunggren of Navasota, TX. Several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Philip and Leona and son: Michael.

[Interred Greenwood cemetery]

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky