Charlene Kenseth

Obituary of Charlene Kenseth

Charlene M. Kenseth, 81, of Cambridge passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at her home.

Charlene was born on March 28, 1940 in Stoughton to Ryburn and Christine (Strandlie) Gunsolus.  After graduating, Charlene began working at Skaalen Home in Stoughton as a NA.

She met the love of her life Jennings Kenseth and were married on February 7, 1959.

He preceded her in death on June 11, 2016.

Jennings and Charlene purchased the Shell Station in Cambridge in 1976.  After selling the Station in Cambridge, they purchased the Mobil Station in Jefferson in 1983.

Charlene enjoyed knitting, completing puzzles, and she was an avid sports fan; watching the Packers and Brewers, and Racing. 

Charlene is survived by her children, Julie Kenseth of Madison, Steve (Debbie)Kenseth of Fort Atkinson; grandchildren, Jared, James, Jade of Madison.

She is further survived by Dick Gunsolus of Cambridge, Donna (Melaas) of Stoughton, Jerry (Jean) Gunsolus of Stoughton, and Pat Gunsolus of Stoughton.

The family is holding private services. 

The family would like to give special thanks to Rainbow Hospice Staff for their exceptional care for Charlene.

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