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Dr. John P. Kildahl

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“Dear Family and Friends . I'm so very sorry for your Precious loss. May your memories always bring smiles to your faces & comfort & joy to your...Read More »
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“My cousin John was an inspiration to me as I considered and then pursued becoming a Lutheran minister. His book on speaking in tongues was very...Read More »
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“I have so many fond memories of Dr. Kildahl and the entire Kildahl clan from the years spent together at Grace Lutheran Church. I send my deepest...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Nancy Brehm - Mount Kisco, NY

“To the family, you have my sincere condolences. When someone falls asleep in death (Ecclesiastes 9: 5,10) the memories we have of them become our...Read More »
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Dr. Kildahl was born on December 24, 1927 and passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019.

Dr. Kildahl was a resident of Scarsdale, New York at the time of passing.

His father and grandfather were Lutheran ministers, and John was ordained in the Lutheran ministry in 1953, after graduating first from St Olaf College in 1949 and then Luther Theological Seminary in 1952.

John's only brother, Paul, died in action serving in the US Army in Italy in 1944.

A funeral service to celebrate John's life will take place on June 26 at Grace Lutheran Church in Scarsdale at 11am.