Kevin was born on June 6, 1979 in Roseau, MN to Bobbi (Norquist) and Terry Aker. He grew up in Warroad, later graduating from Warroad High School in 1998. He worked at Arctic Cat in Thief River Falls, Polaris Industries and the last six years at Zippel Bay Resort. He also hauled beets for Stoltman Farms in the fall for many years in Argyle.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing, spending time with his family (especially his daughter, Taylor).
He will be remembered for his great smile and outlook on life. Kevin was a true outdoorsmen. He was a brother and friend who always had your back. He was there when you needed a friend, a laugh, or just a shoulder for support. Kevin will also be remember for being a kid at heart.
He is survived by his daughter, Taylor Ann Aker; parents, Terry and Bobbi Aker of Warroad; siblings, Patti (Jeff) Johnson of Warroad and Matt Aker of Warroad; girlfriend, Nicole Nichols, her children, Gavin and Abby of Roosevelt; grandmothers, Fran Aker of Warroad, and Pat Norquist of Roosevelt; aunts and uncles, Lori (Mike) Rybak, Randy (Judy) Aker, Dee (Ronnie) Pederson, Todd (Jude) Waller, Mike (Somchit) Norquist, Mitzi Norquist, and Scott (Brenda) Norquist; niece, Sophie and 2 nephews, William and Sullivan; and many cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, William Aker and Lester Norquist.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 2nd at 11 AM at Zion Lutheran Church in Warroad. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 5-7 PM at Helgeson Funeral Home in Warroad. Interment will be at the Silent City Cemetery.