Rebecca Marlene Stensvaag was born on August 8, 1943 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and passed away on June 21, 2024. She went to Central High School in Minneapolis and went to Augsburg College for one year. She then graduated from Lutheran Deaconess School of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse for her career. She worked primarily as a psychiatric nurse for most of her career. She married Wayne Kosbab in 1968 and remained married to him for the remainder of her life. Becky was preceded in death by her parents, John and Hannah Stensvaag. She is survived by her husband Wayne; sister, Ruth Casperson; brothers, John Mark Stensvaag (Nancy) and Saul Stensvaag (Mary Kay), many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Burial will be a private ceremony at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at Normandale Lutheran Church, 6100 Normandale Road, Edina, Minnesota at 11:00 on July 1, 2024 with visitation one hour prior to service. Morris Nilsen Chapel 612-869-3226

Published on June 30, 2024

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