Steven Roy Bengtson
Tuesday, November 28, 1944
Date of Death:
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
74 years old
Steven Roy Bengtson
Steven R. Bengtson, 74, of Rochester, MN, died June 11, 2019 at Methodist Hospital in Rochester.
Steve was born November 28, 1944 in Rochester, MN to Lee Roy and Delta Marie (Bradish) Bengtson. He married Diane Kay Born on June 19, 1965 at St. Francis in Rochester. Steve began working at age 15. He had a variety of jobs, including the construction of Madonna Towers and committing 33 years to welding at Crenlo.
He enjoyed everything about the outdoors, including camping, hunting, fishing, riding motorcycle, and watching for wildlife. Steve’s eyes would twinkle and light up each time he cracked his mischievous smile. He loved his family and always shared that they were his proudest accomplishment in life.
Steve is survived by his wife, Diane; children, Tina (Butch) Bengtson, Troy (Kelly) Bengtson; grandchildren, Nicole, Olivia, Alexis, Ann (Jeremiah), and David; and great-grandchildren, Cooper, Caleb, Roman, Aubrey, and Noah. He is preceded in death by his parents; Lee Roy and Delta; mother-in-law, Marian, and father-in-law, Elmer; brothers, Charles, and William; and sister, Janet.
The funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 14, 2019 in the River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Woodward officiating. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens in Rochester. A Celebration of Life will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, June 28, 2019 at the American Legion in Eyota.
The family of Steven Roy Bengtson has received the following condolences.
Dear Diane and Family,
Our condolences are with you and your loving family.
Steve will be missed. He so enjoyed his family and friends.
There was always a abundance of happy times and laughter abound.
May you find comfort in your fondest memories.
Nadine and Chuck Baker
He will be a big loss
here on earth but will get his wings and no more pain.
All our love
There are so many funny wonderful memories of Steve....I am happy that I was able to know and love him too. He will be missed. Deepest sympathies to you all.
i sent condolences but name was changed on the message..Our thoughts are with you and your family..Loni
So sorry for your loss..Hard to say goodbye to loved ones..God bless your family during these hard times..Hugs
So sorry. I just remember Steve stoping by to see.
so sorry to hear and read. He was such a nice man. I am sure he will be deeply missed. My condolences
Sorry to hear about the loss of Steve. Our thoughts are with you and your family. I worked with Steve many years ago at Crenlo. Mike and Mary Withers
Sorry to see this. We are thinking of you, Diane, and your extended family.
Thoughts and prayers along with are deepest condolences are with you Diane and all of the Bengston family????