Stanton O. Galstad


Stanton O. Galstad

Eden Prairie - Galstad, Stanton O.

Age 74, of Eden Prairie, passed away May 25, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.

Stan worked his whole life to incorporate his love of music and his faith into supporting and encouraging his family and friends. He worked for many years to complete his music degrees and become a Band teacher. He taught for 13 years at Sleepy Eye Public Schools, and 8 years at Jordan Public Schools. He was named Teacher of the Year and positively impacted hundreds of students with his passion for music. He was a faithful husband, father, and grandfather who loved his family and was beloved by his students. Stan's greatest joy was his faith in Jesus Christ, and he incorporated his music into his faith as a multi-talented church musician.

Survived by his wife of 50 years, Sandy; children Elizabeth (Matthew) Anderson, Greg (Jennifer) Galstad, Kristin (Andy) Enestvedt; 6 grandchildren; and sister, Marilyn (Don) Struckmeyer. Visitation 1:00 p.m., Service 2:00 p.m. August 20, 2021 at Washburn-McReavy Funeral Home, Eden Prairie.

Posted online on August 12, 2021