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Kent Knutson

Kent Knutson, 47, of Northwood, North Dakota died Friday, February 4, 2011 at the Northwood Deaconess Health Center in Northwood.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 pm, Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at the Ebenezer Free Lutheran Church in Northwood with burial in Northwood City Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the Church on Monday from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm with a 7:00 pm Prayer Service and one hour prior to services in the church.

Kent Charles Knutson was born May 22, 1963 at Fosston, Minnesota the son of Lloyd and Gladys (Boytain) Knutson. He was raised in Bagley and graduated from Bagley High School in 1981. He then moved to Montana where he worked construction before moving to Northwood in the spring of 1983. He began working at Korsmo Brothers in Northwood where has been for the last 27 years. On August 28, 1999 he was united in marriage to Jami Myron in Northwood where they have since made their home.

Kent enjoyed hunting and fishing, was very active in the Northwood Men's Club and truly enjoyed helping others.

He is survived by his wife Jami; mother, Gladys (Odin) Tollefson of Bagley, Minnesota; brothers, Wade (Sue) Knutson, Lance (Renee) Knutson, Clyde (Peggy) Knutson and Klay (Wendy) Knutson all of Bagley, Minnesota; sister, Cindy Knutson of Clearwater, Minnesota; several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lloyd and brother, Carter Knutson.

The Bilden Funeral Home of Northwood is assisting the family with arrangements.

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I'm sorry sorry to hear about Kent. I know it's been many years, but we were all pretty good friends way back when. ( I was Ron Hayes girlfriend). Wish I could be there. My deepest condolences to the family.

Peggy Willett Feb 10 2011 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathies are with you Jami and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Danielle Smith Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

Jami, I'm so sorry..... Kent and his smile will be so missed. Take care and keep faith and it will get you through these dark days. Love you sweetie Robyn and family

Robyn Rusk Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

Dear Jami and Family, Our very deepest sympathy to you and your family at this very sad time. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. If there is anything we can do to help you, Jami, please don't hesitate to let us know. Love you! Dave and DiAnna

DiAnna Thingelstad Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Jill Kroke Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

Thinking of my Knutson relatives. My heartfelt condolences to all of you. Karin (Edwin's daughter).

Karin (Knutson) Halverson Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

God's blessings to you Jamie. Kent was a good man and taken way to soon.

Lon Jorgensen Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

Jami, I'm so sorry... Kent and his happy smile will be so missed. You have been constantly in my thoughts and prayers. Take care and keep faith and you'll get through these dark days. Love you sweetie! Robyn and family

Robyn Rusk Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM


RON HAYES Feb 6 2011 12:00 AM

I came down deer hunting several years and hunted with Kent and Tony. The fun we shared and good times i will cherish forever..Thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Kelly Schmidt Feb 6 2011 12:00 AM

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