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Lennis Stokkeland

Lennis A. Stokkeland, 65, of Northwood, ND and formerly of Cooperstown, ND, passed away Sunday, January 17, 2021 at Northwood Deaconess Health Center in Northwood. Services will be held at a later date.

Lennis A. Stokkeland was born February 17, 1955 in Cooperstown, ND to Arnold and Orpha (Sletten) Stokkeland. He grew up and attended school in Cooperstown. After school, Lennis worked in the oil fields before returning to Cooperstown to work at Ritens. He moved to West Fargo, ND where he worked as a welder for Case IH for 17 years.  Lennis retired and moved to Northwood. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, the outdoors and spending time with friends. Lennis had a funny personality and infectious smile that will be missed by many.

Survivors include his children: Trever (Mika) Stokkeland, Bismarck, ND; Nickole (Jay) Steiner, Elbow Lake, MN; Nikeysha Ryan, Grafton, ND; eight grandchildren; siblings: Arlene Pantzlaff, Carolyn Dekker, Lyle Stokkeland, Sherry Nelson and Cindy Wall.

Preceding him in death were his parents and brother, Jerry.

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My sister Barb and myself along with spider would go out we would hit the silver dollar then go back to their place just visit laugh have fun my good friend you will be missed but not forgotten love you

Deb Mar 17 2021 12:00 AM

Sorrows and Prayers are shared with you, Lennis was a great guy and always had a smile to share.
Tim and Joan (Knapp) Hagen

Tim and Joan (Knapp) Hagen Jan 23 2021 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers to the family at this difficult time. Lennis will be remembered by many.

Valerie Saxerud Jan 23 2021 12:00 AM

Dear Sherry Nikeysha and family. You have my thoughts and prayers! His sense of humor and smile will be missed. I was the butt of enough of his jokes back in the day!

Kim Mueller Jan 21 2021 12:00 AM

Lennis could always make me laugh an overall great person and he will be missed! Bobby Helm

Bobby Helm Jan 19 2021 12:00 AM

Lennis your infections smile and laughter will be greatly missed! You were one of a kind! My Thoughts and Prayers are with your family during this difficult time.

Wanda Helm Seymour Jan 19 2021 12:00 AM