Kory Salhus

July 27, 2017

Obit salhus photoAug. 17, 1986 – July 16, 2017

The memorial service for Kory Salhus, age 30 of Marshall, was 3 p.m. Thursday, July 20 at Re­hkamp Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visita­tion was one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. A private family in­terment will take place at a later date.
Kory Kristopher Salhus was born Aug. 17, 1986 in Marshall to Kris and Marci (Julian) Salhus. He grew up in Marshall and Tyler. Kory worked various jobs including McLaughlin & Schultz, Awards Plus, B & H Electronics, Reinhart Food Service and other employ­ers. He was a creative and talented young man. Kory was athletic; he enjoyed the outdoors including fishing and four-wheeling. He was also very artistic and enjoyed reading and listening to music.
Kory struggled with mental illness and addic­tion for many years. He tried many times to seek wellness and improve his situation. He attended and completed many treat­ment programs.
Kory died Sunday, July 16 at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minne­apolis, due to complica­tions from heat exhaus­tion.
He is survived by his parents Marci (and Scott) Dressen of Tyler and Kris Salhus of Marshall; step-brother Ben (and Sam) Dressen of rural Russell; aunts and uncles Karin (and Kevin) Evenson of Spicer, Pam Moon of Tyler, Bryan (and Kellie) Julian of Watertown, South Da­kota, and Lana Norgaard of Rochester; cousins Brittany, Heidi, Courtney, Josh, Jordan, Lexi, Nykell, Chantel and Shelby; great-grandfather Jack McLaugh­lin of Marshall; great-aunt Ruth Ann Saad El-Dein;, and cousins Sara, Rana and Sami Saad El-Dein. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Karl and Janet Salhus and Ker­mit and Micki Julian, and great-grandmother Esther McLaughlin.
Arrangements with Re­hkamp Horvath Funeral Directors, Marshall, www.rehkamp-horvath.com