BISBEE - Kenneth States, 70, Bisbee died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, in a Grand Forks hospital.
He was born Dec. 28, 1941, to Floyd and Tillie States, in Cando. He served in the Navy from 1960 to 1964. He served at Green Cove Spring, Florida Base, Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico Base, and USS Rushmore LSD25. He was once married to Nancy Tucker, whom he married in Virginia in 1965. He married Wanda Galow in August 1986.
Survivors: wife; sons, Mark, Midlothian, Va., Cody, West Fargo; daughter, Joselynn Mattern, Bisbee; two grandchildren; sister, Tessie Swenson, Bisbee.
Funeral: Friday, 2 p.m., Bisbee Lutheran Church, Bisbee.
Burial: Bisbee Lutheran Cemetery.
Visitation and family service: Visitation Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m., family service Thursday, 7 p.m., both in Dunnigan-Dix Funeral Home, Cando. Visitation will continue Friday, one hour prior to the service, in the church.