Services for Jonathan Neil Sundquist

Jonathan Neil Sundquist, 51, of Gonvick, Minnesota died on Friday, August 23, 2019 at his residence in Gonvick.


A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the American Legion in Gonvick, MN after internment at noon at United Lutheran Cemetery in Berner, Minnesota. The Cease Family Funeral Home of Bagley is assisting the family with arrangements.


Jon was born in Duluth, Minnesota on September 2, 1967 the son of Donald and Shirley (Nelson) Sundquist.  He grew up and attended school in Proctor Minnesota and then entered the United States Army where he was honorably discharged. Jon worked for the Labor Union on the pipeline for 15 years as a general laborer, until he became an operator on the side boom.  He was a member of the 49’ers Union. In 2015, he moved back to the Gonvick area and worked at the Wild Rice Plant, TEAM, and for Larry Skala at Paul Bunyan Tree Service. 


Jon enjoyed hunting, fishing, and had started a hobby farm.  He enjoyed working with his hands, where he was generous with his time and would always help people out whenever he could.  He loved kids and loved being with his family.


He is survived by his daughter Jessica (Drew) Schweiger of Duluth, MN.

Brother Shane (Melissa) Sundquist of Berner, MN.

Sister- Vali Sundquist (John Tisdell) of Proctor, MN.

Numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.


He was preceded in death by his parents, and brother Kirby


Messages of condolence may be sent to




Richards Publishing

P.O. Box 159
239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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