Loren Clark Kjeldgaard (06/16/1929 - 04/08/2011)

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Service Information
Pacific NW Cremation – Spokane Valley
12209 E Mission Ave, Suite 4
Spokane Valley, WA


June 16, 1929 -
April 8, 2011

Through the grace of God and his Savior Jesus Christ, Loren went to his heavenly home on Friday, April 8, 2011. Loren was born in Tekamah, Nebraska, to Otto and Lillian Kjeldgaard. He moved to Spokane in 1948. In 1951, he married Nadina A. Leonard. Loren served in the Army from 1951 to 1953. He worked construction for many years with K&K Drywall and Modern Drywall, retiring in 1991. He also worked for District 8 Fire Department from 1968 to 1994, retiring as Battalion Commander. Loren loved farming and taking care of the land. He was a wonderful father, grandfather, friend and neighbor and will be greatly missed by all who were fortunate to have had him as part of their lives.
Loren is survived by his daughter, Laurie Trinkle; his son, Michael (Karen) Kjeldgaard; his brother, Duane (Liz) Kjeldgaard; seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 16, 2011, at 2:00 PM, at Bible Baptist Church, 11111 E. 16th, Spokane Valley, WA
Community Cremation Service Spokane Valley
13127 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA
509-926-2020 www.CommunityCremationService.com

Published in Spokesman-Review from Apr. 13 to Apr. 14, 2011
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