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Mary H. Stensland, 85

Aug 30, 2015

Bricelyn Mary Helen Stensland, age 85, of Bricelyn died on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa, of injuries sustained in a car accident. A funeral service was held August 22, 2015 at Bricelyn Lutheran Church, Pastor Nancy Dreier officiated. Burial was at Bricelyn Lutheran Cemetery.

Mary Helen was born Nov. 4, 1929, in Goodland, Kan., the daughter of Carl and Minnie (Lair) Iverson. She was united in marriage to Robert Stensland on Dec. 19, 1954 at Bricelyn Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Robert, of Bricelyn; her children, David (Laurie) Stensland, of Baxter, daughter-in-law, Cindy Stensland, of Lino Lakes, Paul (Cheryl) Stensland, of Lino Lakes, Bruce (Danae) Stensland, of Maple Grove; 13 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; her sister, Lois Wood of Menomonie, Wis., as well as many nieces and nephews.

Memorials are preferred to the Bricelyn Ambulance.