Kenneth L. Lodahl, age 77 of Hammond, WI, died on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at United Hospital in St. Paul, MN. He was Born on September 30, 1938 in Rural Cornell, WI. Ken grew up in Stanley, WI graduating from Stanley High School. He served in the US Army in Germany. Ken was married to Evelyn Magnuson on June 11, 1961 in South Dakota. Ken worked for 3M retiring after 30 years of service. He loved the outdoors, trout fishing, working on the farm with his friend Tom, golfing and camping. Ken had a big heart, was generous and funny, with a Norwegian nature. He is preceded in death by his parents, Henry C.T. “Tully” and Signa (Sime) Lodahl; four infant siblings; brother, Arden (Donna) Lodahl; brother-in-law, Wayne Watson. Ken is survived by wife, Evelyn (Magnuson) Lodahl; children, Lori (Steve) Falteisek, Lisa Bowman, Kevin (Denise) Lodahl, Kandi (David) Ruvelson; 12 grandchildren, Harrison and Madelyn Falteisek, Nicholas (Jen), Jordan, and Benjamin Simons, Morgan Bowman, Emily, Riley, and Cole Lodahl, Amanda, Melissa, and Jami Ruvelson; 2 great-grandchildren, Braxton and Hayden Simons; sisters, Gloria (William) Schwetz, Shirley Watson, Lois (Duane “Bear”) Meyer. A Celebration of Ken’s life was held on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 1 pm at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Boyd, WI. Visitation was on Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 2-6 pm at the Bakken-Young Funeral Home, River Falls, WI. Interment was in Evergreen Cemetery, Stanley, WI. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of River Falls.