Kenneth David Hagert

20161117-140655_KenPicKenneth David Hagert age 51, of Sanborn, MN died on November 16, 2016, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Springfield, MN.

Visitation will be on Sunday, November 20, 2016, from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Sturm Funeral Home, Springfield Chapel and will continue on Monday from 9:30 am until 10:30 am at the Zion Lutheran Church in Sanborn, MN.

Service will be held at the Zion Lutheran Church in Sanborn, MN on Monday at 10:30 am.

The clergy will be Pastor Matthew Sprunger. Interment will be at the Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Sanborn, MN.

Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield. On line condolences may be left for the family at

Kenneth David Hagert was born November 21, 1964, to Theodore and Lucille (Mold) Hagert in St. Croix Falls, WI. Ken attended elementary school in Hoffman, MN and Sanborn, MN. He graduated from Sanborn High School and then attended Canby Vocational School. Ken moved to the Twin Cities and managed Burger King. Ken married Brenda Fennern on September 20, 1986, at Willow Lake Church. They resided in Rogers, MN until they returned to the Sanborn area in 1991. Ken was a member of the Wanda Fire Department, the Wanda City Council, and was vice-president of the Wanda State Bank. He was on the bank’s Board of Directors and was a loan officer. Ken was the owner of the Wanda State Insurance Agency. Ken and Brenda owned and operated the Tracy DQ from 1991-2006, and purchased the Sanborn DQ in February of 2015. The couple currently resided at the Sanborn Corners. Ken enjoyed spending time with family and friends at Lake Norway where they owned a home. He had many projects in his life. His latest passion was raising farm animals – cattle, goats and chickens with his children. His life revolved around his children. Ken was very dedicated to his loving wife and soul mate Brenda.

He is survived by wife Brenda; children- Kendra and husband Andrew Engen of Wanda, Andrew, Alex, Zack, Charlie, Shylin, Emma and Jenna Hagert of Sanborn; his mother Lucille Hagert of Sanborn; brother Keith Hagert of Coon Rapids, MN; sister Kristin and husband Mark Butterfield of Waseca, MN; brother-in-law Dale and wife Mary Fennern of Sanborn; sister-in-law Jolene and husband John Salfer of St. Michael, MN; and many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Ken was preceded in death by his father Theodore Hagert; grandparents- Maurice and Agnes Mold, and Michael and Madeline Hagert; and mother-in-law and father-in-law Ivan and Betty Fennern.

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