ROCK-INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – BRAHAM
Kevin Ostman, of Braham, formerly of Mora, passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2015 at the University of Minnesota Hospitals in Minneapolis. He was 60 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 6:00 pm on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at the Braham Evangelical Lutheran Church.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held 1 hour prior to the service.
Kevin James Ostman of Braham, formerly of Mora, died on Thursday, September 24,2015 at the U of M Hospital in Minneapolis, MN, with his family by his side. He was 60 years old.
He was born on December 5, 1954 to Berneice Joyce (Meyer) and Ervin Ivan Ostman in Minneapolis, MN. He grew up in Blaine (Ostman’s Fair Oaks) until fourth grade, then they moved to Mora and he went to the Warman School and Graduated from Mora Public School in 1972. He then moved to the cities where he worked as a carpenter and loading trucks for Coke.
He met Diane Bowman while building homes in Ostman’s Fair Oaks. They were united in marriage November 3, 1973 in Blaine, MN. They lived in the cities for two years, when one day Kevin said “this ain’t no place for a country boy”. They moved to Mora and he started working at Northerwood Cabinet. Where he worked for 27 years before he started his own cabinet business. Kevin was an outstanding craftsman.
Most important to him was his family. Daughter Allison Rose (Ostman) Londgren (Dan) of Braham and son Zebulon Ervin Ostman (Anne) of Sauk Rapids. He enjoyed many things, such as fishing, hunting, motorcycles, and especially watching his children growing up. He really enjoyed his grandchildren, Carsyn, David and Brooke Londgren all of Braham.
He was preceded in death by both of his parents.
He is survived by his wife Diane, two children, 3 grandchildren, his brother Lon Ostman and two nephews, Nick (Jade) Ostman and Mathew (Jeannean) Ostman.