Cease Family Funeral Homes
(June 16, 1957 - June 10, 2012)
Steven Loren Shelquist, 54, of Clearbrook, MN died on Sunday, June 10, 2012 at his sister's residence in Clearbrook, MN.
Memorial services will be held on Friday, June 15, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Clearbrook, MN with the Reverend Bob Kirchman officiating. Another memorial service will be held at the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Tappen, ND on Saturday, June 16 at 3:00 p.m. with the Reverend David Schmidt officiating. Interment will be at the Augustana Lutheran Cemetery in Clearbrook, MN at a later date. The Cease Family Funeral Home of Bagley assisted with the arrangements.
Steven was born on June 16, 1957 at Bagley, MN the son of Victor and Eldora (Grahn) Shelquist. He grew up and graduated from Clearbrook High School in 1975. Steven worked construction in Iowa for two years. He moved back to Minnesota and married Cyndi Campbell in 1978 and they had three children. They later divorced. Steven drove truck for 3 years and moved to North Dakota and started farming. He was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church where he was baptized and confirmed. Steven enjoyed fishing, hunting, snowmobiling and farming.
He is survived by his daughter – Nichole (Jesse) Carlson of Becker, MN Son – Loren Shelquist of Bagley, MN Son - Lucus (Sheena) Shelquist of Bismark, ND Dog – Hunter 4 sisters 2 brothers 5 grandchildren – Kallie Rohrich, Elliott and Chloe Carlson, Paris Rogers and Zeb Shelquist.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother – Michael, nieces and nephews