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Hosanna Lutheran Church
Monday, November 23, 2009
11 AM

Visitation Information

Clyde Edward Stueven age 61, of Buffalo, passed away on Wednesday, November 18, 2009. He was born on August 16, 1948 in Hutchinson, the son of Awalt and Leona Stueven. He was baptized on September 12, 1948 and confirmed on June 10, 1962 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Annandale. Clyde graduated from Annandale High School in 1966. He married the love of his life, Bonnie K. Nelson, on July 11, 1971 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church. Their marriage was blessed with two children: Jeremiah Joseph Stueven and Sherry Ann Stueven. Clyde proudly served his country, during the Vietnam War, in the United States Army from April 25, 1968 to his Honorable Discharge on December 3, 1969. He worked for the Buffalo School Distirict for seventeen years and moved to the Park View Care Center for the past seven years working in maintenance. He loved to rid his Harley Davidson, it was the pride and joy of his life. He also enjoyed ski diving, scuba diving, archery, hunting, fishing and staying active in clubs. He was a member of the Crow River Riders, Annandale Veterans Honor Guard and twenty years in the EA Air Association. Clyde is survived by his wife of thirty eight years, Bonnie Stueven of Buffalo; son: Jeremiah of Buffalo; daughter: Sherry of St. Cloud; grandchildren: Bryan Elsenpeter of Monticello and Cody Stueven of Annandale; mother: Leona Stueven of Annandale; brothers: Gene (Betty) Stueven of Annandale, Gerald (Cheryl) Stueven of Buffalo and Kevin Stueven of St. Cloud; sister: Collene (Dan) Fogarty of Howard Lake; special mother-in-law, Luella Nelson; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Clyde is preceded in death by his father, Awalt Stueven and his grandparents. Visitation will be Sunday, November 22nd at Hosanna Lutheran Church in Buffalo. Further visitation one hour prior to service. Funeral service for Clyde will be on Monday, November 23rd at 11 AM at Hosanna Lutheran Church in Buffalo. Burial is at Woodlawn Cemetery in Annandale with military honors.

20 Guestbook Entries

  1. Karen Elsenpeter

    Stueven Family
    So sorry to hear about the sudden loss of Clyde. May God walk with you through this difficult journey.

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  2. Pat & Burhl Riley

    bonnie …you and the kids have our deepest sympathy..wish we could be with you. love you

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  3. Marilyn & Ray Sotebeer

    Bonnie, Our thoughts & prayers are with you. I worked with Clyde for almost 17 yrs. He was a good friend. Will keep you & your family in our Prayers.

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  4. Shelley Fox Josephson

    I am sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working with Clyde when I was at Parkview Care Center.

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  5. Barb Anderley

    Clyde,
    You touched so many lives at Park View. You will be missed by residents and your co-workers. We look forward to seeing you again some day in heaven.
    Praying for you and your family,
    Barb

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  6. Mary Helgeson

    Bonnie,Jeremiah and Sherry,I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you now and always, Mary

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  7. Skip and Carol Hauck

    Bonnie,
    I am so sorry for your loss. You and Clyde are special people. I pray that you will feel God’s presence as you walk through your days. Cry on his shoulders he will comfort you.
    Love Carol and Skip Hauck

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  8. Jo Ann Tritabaugh Mikkelsen

    Bonnie and Family,
    Colleen, and all of the Stueven family,
    I am so sorry to hear of Clyde’s death. Please know that my thoughts are with all of you at this sad time.

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  9. Donna Fox

    My very deepest sympathy for all the family. May God be with you in this sad time.
    Donna

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  10. Bill & Pat Velch

    Bonnie & family, sometimes the many things our voices can’t find the words to say, our hearts can feel and understand. We have only known you & Clyde about 10 years but we have, as you do, many fond memories. Keep remembering the good times and you’ll be strong to face the future. Pat & Bill Velch

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  11. Bill & Pat Velch

    Bonnie & family, sometimes the many things our voices can’t find the words to say, our hearts can feel and understand. We have only known you & Clyde about 10 years but we have, as you do, many fond memories. Keep remembering the good times and you’ll be strong to face the future. Pat & Bill Velch

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  12. Diane Jensen

    Bonnie,

    My prayers are with you and your family in the sudden death of Clyde. He was a H.S. classmate of mine and we all share in your sadness. The class of 66 has lost too many good people all too young.

    Blessings to you and your family.

    Diane (Rudolph) Jensen

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  13. Linda Bahr Olson

    So sorry to hear the passing of Clyde, I know you miss him dearly, My thoughts and prayers are with you and you family.

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  14. Gabriele Knudson

    Our prayers are with you and your family. Clyde will be missed by all; he had a unique way to make people feel special. We will always remember and cherish his friendship and smile. God bless you all.

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  15. Gabriele Knudson

    Our prayers are with you and your family. Clyde will be missed by all; he had a unique way to make people feel special. We will always remember and cherish his friendship and smile. God bless you all.

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  16. Jim Kreitlow

    Bonnie, God Bless Your Family so sorry to hear of your loss. Take care Jimmy

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  17. Jan Heyerdahl

    Bonnie and family, May you know God’s peace and comfort today and in the days ahead. I am so sorry for our loss.

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  18. Bonnie & Brad Hayes

    Bonnie
    Our deepest sympathy to you and your children. May God, your family and your friends help you through this sad time. It is always so much harder when the end comes so quickly.

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  19. Laurie Dahlin

    Stueven family, So sorry to hear about Clyde. I worked with at Park View. He will be greatly missed. Stay close to God and he will carry you through. God Bless You all.
    Laurie

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  20. Carol and Kevin Novacek

    Bonnie and Family,
    We are so sorry to hear about Clyde. Clyde was always friendly and we enjoyed running into both of you from time to time. Cherish the love you shared, the many good times and the years you had together. Our prayers are with you.

    Reply

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