Dana L. Stangeland | AspenTimes.com

Dana L. Stangeland

Dana Lynn Stangeland, 53, of Carbondale, Colo. passed away May 28, 2012. She was born May 31, 1958 in Mankato, Minn. to Stanley and Maeann Swensen.

Dana was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend. She married Larry L. Stangeland on Sept. 8, 1984. They celebrated the birth of their daughter, Cara J Stangeland, on Aug 16, 1988.

She loved the game of golf and always enjoyed watching Roaring Fork Rams basketball. She was a member of the American Legion.

Dana is survived by Larry, her husband of 27 years; daughter Cara; mother Maeann (Mickey) Swensen and brother Larry. Dana was preceded in death by her father, Stanley Swensen.

Services will be held June 1 at the Carbondale Fire House at 2 p.m., with a gathering to celebrate Dana’s life to follow. In memory of Dana, the family is asking that everyone wear pink.

Memorials may be given to the Dana L. Stangeland High School Scholarship Memorial Fund at Alpine Bank.

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