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David Oscar Bengtson

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Board Member

Lake Region Writers Network
P. O. Box 356
Battle Lake , Minnesota 56515
United States

Company Description: Lake Region Writers Network (LRWN) is a nonprofit organization formed to serve writers in west central Minnesota. The network spans west central...   more
Background

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • Concordia College
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lakeregionwriters.net, 15 July 2014 [cached]
David Bengtson grew up in Cranston, Rhode Island, and moved to Minnesota to attend Concordia College in Moorhead. From 1968-2002, he taught English at the high school in Long Prairie, Minnesota, where he lives with his wife, Marilyn. In addition to three chapbooks and a collection of 71 prose poems, his writing has appeared in numerous journals and anthologies and has been heard on "The Writer's Almanac. In 2003 at "Poetry Hour," sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources and the National Park Service on the Mississippi River Stage at the Minnesota State Fair, he handed out his first batch of "Poems-on-Sticks. Since then, he has given away more than 7000 "Poems-on-Sticks" at readings, workshops, and presentations.
Former COMPAS board member David Bengston featured on KSTP for "Poetry On A Stick" | COMPAS
compas.org, 31 May 2012 [cached]
Former COMPAS board member David Bengston featured on KSTP for "Poetry On A Stick" Former COMPAS board member David Bengston featured on KSTP for "Poetry On A Stick" | COMPAS
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Former COMPAS board member David Bengston featured on KSTP for "Poetry On A Stick"
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David Bengston (former COMPAS board member) thinks outside the box. In order to get his poetry out into the public, he prints cards of poetry and glues them to a stick.
Once the poetry on a stick is made, David goes out in his community to hand them out for free. Since he started handing them out, he has made nearly 8,000 copies. Watch the story
News & Events | COMPAS
compas.org [cached]
Former COMPAS board member David Bengston featured on KSTP for "Poetry On A Stick"
COMPAS - Board of Directors
www.compas.org, 15 June 2008 [cached]
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David Bengtson Obituary
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David Bengtson, age 84, a resident of Pelican Rapids died on Friday, December 12, 2014 at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls.
David Oscar Bengtson was born May 27, 1930 in Pelican Rapids the son of Oscar and Hilda (Berg) Bengtson.
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On December 23, 1955 David was united in marriage with Glenda Grefsrud at Trinity Lutheran Church in Pelican Rapids.
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David then was employed in Fargo at various dealerships as a mechanic and service writer. In 1974 David built his own shop west of Pelican Rapids where he repaired automobiles and tractors until he semi-retired. David also drove for Red River Trails, Minn-Dak Coop and various farmers.
He was a member at Central Lutheran Church near Pelican Rapids and the Western Steam Threshers Reunion in Rollag.
David enjoyed woodworking, working on tractors, repairing engines, and especially enjoyed Willy Jeeps.
David is survived by his three children: Dean (Cathy) Bengtson of Victoria, TX, Keith (Cole) Bengtson of Pelican Rapids, MN, and Yvette (Jeff) Martin of Tucson, AZ; grandchildren: Joseph Gargaro, David and Zack Bengtson, Maureen (Kevin) Cochran; great-grandchildren: Owen and Shane Cochran Kaidence Martin and numerous nieces and nephews. David is survived by his three children: Dean (Cathy) Bengtson of Victoria, TX, Keith (Cole) Bengtson of Pelican Rapids, MN, and Yvette (Jeff) Martin of Tucson, AZ; grandchildren: Joseph Gargaro, David and Zack Bengtson, Maureen (Kevin) Cochran; great-grandchildren: Owen and Shane Cochran Kaidence Martin and numerous nieces and nephews.
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David is preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Glenda who passed away on April 23, 2014.
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