Brent M. Quernemoen, 60, of Superior, died Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at his residence.

He was born in Minneapolis on January 13, 1960, the son of Berenice (Larson) and Oscar Quernemoen.

Brent proudly served and had a long and rewarding career with the U.S. Marine Corps.

He loved the outdoors and enjoyed camping, rappelling, scuba diving and living off the land. Brent also made and sold tactical knives.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Brent is survived by his siblings, Lois Taylor of St. Paul, Fred ‘Dutch’ Quernemoen of Tucson, AZ, Linnea Koska of Webster, Bradford (Nicki) Quernemoen of Webster, Kirsten (Tom) See of Osceola, Kari Ervin of Webster, and Mia (Rick) Besemann of McGrath, Minn.; and many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service with Military Honors was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at the Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, N4063 Veterans Way, Spooner, WI 54801. A light lunch followed at the Webster Community Center, 7421 Main Street, Webster, WI 54893.

Honorary pallbearers were Dutch Quernemoen, Bradford Quernemoen, Tony Quernemoen, Leland Quernemoen, Nathan Koska, Peter Koska, Derrick See, Caleb See, Matthew Whyte, Jordan Whyte, and Ken Macke.

Assisting the family with arrangements, Downs Funeral Home, 1617 N 19th Street, Superior. To send and online condolence, please go to