Kjetil Strommen |
Home From the Sea
Kjetil Strommen, born in Skodje, Norway on April 20, 1949, came home to Seattle to say good-bye to those he loved before his passing on September 29, 2012. Beloved husband of Brooke, proud father of Lars Eirik, Christina, Jeanette, and Madeleine in Norway, Gabriella and Kai Ole in Seattle. In addition to grandaughter Cornelia and grandson along the way in Norway. A memorial service will be held in Seattle on Friday October 5th at 2:00pm at the Ballard First Lutheran Church. In addition to a viewing at Bleitz Funeral home in Fremont from 10:00am - 1:00pm.
The family will bring Kjetil home to Skodje, Norway for his final resting place. Friends have established a Kjetil Strommen Memorial account at any Boeing Employees Credit Union to assist the family with arrangements.
Kjetil spent most of his life on the sea. He was loved and respected everywhere he went throughout the world with his generous heart. He left a legacy of a smile that lit the room, stories that would lighten the soul, and a deep love of family. A Celebration of Life will be held in Seattle at a later date.
Published in The Seattle Times from Oct. 2 to Oct. 5, 2012