Age 79, formerly of White Bear Lake. Died on August 27, 2022 of ALS. Preceded in death by parents Ralph & Mae Rose. Survived by wife of 45 years, Dorothy Elion; children Christopher (Andrea), Jennifer, Rebecca (Kathryn) and Jesse; grandchildren Bethany, Eli, Ren & Finn; siblings Sandi Westberg (Gary Quam), Steve (Christina), Tom (Louise) & Pam (Betsy Berglund); many cousins, nieces & nephews. He was dedicated to his family, fulfilled by his career in IT and consulting, volunteerism and art. To learn more visit Kenbaltes.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Arthritis Foundation or The ALS Association.