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Ken Tilsen died on September 1, 2013.


Ken entered Hospice care last month. He has good days and not so good days. He is at home with his partner Connie and surrounded by friends and family.

Many years ago Ken was diagnosed with COPD and congestive heart failure he has managed these progressive diseases very well and continued his involvement with many progressive movements and his large and growing family.

Over the winter Ken had frequent bouts of pneumonia becoming increasingly exhausted. He still has his brilliant mind and loving spirit.

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Ken died peacefully last evening. His son Mark and his companion Connie Goldman were with him. the family is gathering at his home. We will post more information as we ... Read more

Ellie Bluestein signed Kenneth's Guestbook.

July 10, 2013   So there we were at some political meeting at the Shuchman’s place in Dinkey Town. You and Rachel were the only ones there with ... Read more

Ellie Bluestein signed Kenneth's Guestbook.

July 6, 2013   So there we were in the little house on Pleasant Ave in St. Paul. A Calypso group was  performing at the St. Paul Hotel, so of ... Read more

Ellie Bluestein signed Kenneth's Guestbook.

7/5/13     So there we were in the tiny house on Pleasant Avenue in St. Paul situated on a rather steep hill, so we had to walk down steps to ... Read more

Ellie Bluestein signed Kenneth's Guestbook.

So there we were at the Merle Hay Holiday Inn in Indiana at the junction where I 35 and  I  80 meet.We were having breakfast coffee by the pool. Rachel ... Read more

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