Kenneth R. Heath

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  • Name: Kenneth R. Heath
  • Location of Birth: Owatonna, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: July 25, 1943
  • Date of Death: May 22, 2003 (59 years old)
  • Parents: Robert Heath and Gladys (Clark) Heath
  • High School and Class: 1962 - Grand Rapids High School, Grand Rapids, Minnesota
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    Kenneth lived in the Grand Rapids, Minnesota area most of his life and in Bemidji. Minnesota for the past two years. He was known for his fishing prowess and was Governor Jesse Ventura's guide for the Governor's Fishing Opener. He loved flea markets and was an avid collector.

    Kenneth is survived by four sisters, Carol Erickson, Mary Card, Elly (Jerry, Sr.) Julien, and Gerry Mae (Toiva) Kujala; and two brothers, Duane (Bonnie) and James (Kay) Yessak. Preceding him in death were his parents and a brother, Donald Yessak.

    Buried in Harris Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot 2.34.2.2)

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