Edward James Tentis was born May 17, 1955 in Wabasha, to John and
Teresa (Kane) Tentis. He graduated from Elgin-Millville High School in
1973. On July 21, 1973 he married Peggy Schnell at St. Joachim’s
Catholic Church in Plainview. They later divorced. Ed farmed on the
family farm in rural Elgin.
He was a member of St. Joachim’s Catholic Church in Plainview. Ed
enjoyed tractor pulls, hunting, camping and spending time with his
Ed is survived by his children; Trisha (Roger) Rahman , Jason (Carla)
Tentis and Greg Tentis all of Plainview; grandchildren; Carter Meyers,
Claire & Cate Rahman, Emma, Collin and Elise Tentis, Madison,
Hunter and Taylor Tentis; one brother, Paul (Lynette) Tentis of Elgin
and two sisters; Barb (Matt) Sveen of Plainview and Jane (Steve)
Nienow of Rochester.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother; Mark
Funeral Mass is Thursday, July 2, 2015, 11:00 a.m. at St. Joachim’s
Catholic Church in Plainview with Father William Becker officiating.
Burial is at the St. Joachim’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation is
Wednesday, 5-8 p.m. at Schad & Zabel Funeral Home and one hour
prior to the service at the church on Thursday.