Howard Handeland


Howard W. Handeland, age 93 of Cottage Grove, passed away July 7, 2019. He was born July 23, 1925 in Brainerd, Minnesota to William and Ethel (Madsen) Handeland and was a graduate of Brainerd High School in 1943. Howard is survived by his wife of 70 years, Delores; children Cheryl (Gary) Umbreit, Daryl (Mary Kostuch) Handeland and Dana (Wanda) Handeland; grandchildren Jesse (Carissa), Tim (Sara), Molly (Jeff), Devin and Alexis; great-grandchildren Gabriella, Gavin, Landen and Zoe; sister Marlys (Gale) Plante. He is preceded in death by his parents William and Ethel; brothers Myrlan and John. Visitation will be held from 9-11 am, Monday, July 15, 2019 at Zion Lutheran Church, 8500 Hillside Trail, Cottage Grove with the service at 11 am with luncheon following. Kok Funeral Home 651-459-2483.