Kenneth Lee Teske 60 of Ellendale, ND died May 25, 2017 at his home. Kenneth was born May 24, 1957 to Emanuel and Lydia Freida (Konrad) Teske in Ellendale. He was raised on the family farm near Monango, ND. As a young man he worked with his parents on the family farm until he moved to Oakes, ND. Kenneth’s greatest passion was for flying airplanes at a young age. He enjoyed taking flying lessons and flying his model airplanes. He also enjoyed bicycles, and had the mind of an inventor. He is survived by his brother: Marvin (Connie) Teske, Ellendale, ND, sisters: Virginia (Raymond) Weigel, Edgeley, ND, Delores Jerke, Lincoln, NE; nephews and nieces: Theresa Weigel-Gillham, David Weigel, Joselyn Jerke Hayes, Trevor Teske, Trenton Teske, Tonya Teske Smith, Tenielle Teske Holste, Courtney Jerke; great nephews and nieces: Ashlee, Austin & Emilee Weigel; Reagen, Riley Teske, Abigail & Ryan Hayes, River Smith; great-great nephew: Kai Klipfel. Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents. There will be a private memorial service. Arrangements by Hoven Funeral Chapel, Ellendale.