Theodore Bakken Stresemann

June 29, 1936 - May 14, 2024


Obituary For Theodore Bakken Stresemann

MADISON – Theodore Bakken Stresemann, age 87, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2024. Ted was born on June 29, 1936 in Beloit, WI to Hans and Julia (Bakken) Stresemann.

He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

A private family internment and Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit:

Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Verona Chapel

220 Enterprise Drive


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  • May 16, 2024

    I am 2 years younger than Ted. His Mom and my Dad were siblings. Ted would play his accordion when they came to Minnesota to visit! I enjoyed visiting his home and park like gardens in Madison. Cousin VerDell

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