Larry Stanek

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Larry Stanek, 55, of Bemidji, MN died Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at his home surrounded by family and friends after a long and arduous battle with cancer. Funeral services were held Monday, April 20, 2015 at St. Philip’s Catholic Church with Fr. Don Braukmann officiating. Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home of Bemidji was in charge of the arrangements. Larry Dean Stanek was born November 15, 1959 in Mobridge to Theodore and Victoria (Bourget) Stanek of Timber Lake. He graduated from Timber Lake High School in 1978. On June 8, 1982 he married Karen Frederick at South Heart, ND.

Larry earned a business degree from Northern State University in Aberdeen and was a farm loan manager for Farm Service Agency for 22 years. Larry was a devoted husband, proud father, spirited son, loyal friend, avid outdoorsman, and a master of living life to its fullest. The jokes, laughs, and good times will be cherished in the hearts of all those lucky enough to have spent time with him. He is survived by his wife, Karen Stanek of Bemidji, MN; sons Brent, Troy and Lance Stanek of Bemidji, MN; daughter-in-law, Candace Stanek; grandchildren, Jenessa and Thomas Stanek; parents Theodore and Victoria Stanek of Timber Lake; brothers, Don Stanek of Lincoln, NE and Keith Stanek of Pierre; sisters, Sharon Olson of Gulfport, MS and Doris Kari of Bison; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and many aunts and uncles. (Karen Stanek’s address is 11006 Autumn Dr. NW, Bemidji, MN 56601. Ted and Vickie Stanek’s address is PO Box 309, Timber Lake, SD 57656.)

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