Dennis Engelmann, age 74, of Glencoe, Minnesota, husband of Patricia, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019, at Glencoe Regional Health Services in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 4:00 P.M. at the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Gathering of Family & Friends will be held Tuesday, September 3, 2019, from 2:00-4:00 P.M., 2 hours prior the service at the chapel.
Dennis Lee Engelmann was born on August 11, 1945, in Glencoe, Minnesota. He was the son of Herbert and Eldora (Boesche) Engelmann. Dennis was baptized as an infant on August 26, 1945, by Pastor R. Ehlen at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Plato, Minnesota, and later was confirmed in his faith as a youth on March 22, 1959, by Pastor A. H. Fellwock at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota. He received his education in Glencoe, Minnesota, graduating with the Glencoe High School Class of 1963.
On June 22, 1965, Dennis was united in marriage to Patricia Dorothea Field in South Dakota. Dennis and Patricia made their home in Glencoe. Their marriage was blessed with four children, Dawn, Alicia, Nichole and Shawn. Dennis and Patricia shared over 54 years of marriage.
Dennis worked as a mechanic for a local implement dealer. He raised Hereford cattle and enjoyed farming with his brothers. Dennis loved his Oliver tractors, drafting and drawing, building chicken coops, rabbit hutches and bird houses. He also loved old black and white movies and TV westerns. Dennis always put others first and he continued that at the end of his life by donating to the Lions Eye Bank.
Dennis passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, at Glencoe Regional Health Services in Glencoe, Minnesota, at the age of 74 years and 17 days.
Blessed be his memory.
Dennis is survived by his:
Wife, Patricia Engelmann of Glencoe, MN;
Children, Dawn Miller and her husband, Jon, of New London, MN,
Alicia Hjelle and her husband, Dean, of Pennock, MN,
Nichole Engelmann of Glencoe, MN,
Shawn Engelmann of Shoreview, MN;
Grandchildren, Bertina Schraw and her husband, Tanner,
Jonathan Miller and his fiancée, Leah,
Great Grandson, Eastyn Schraw;
Sister, Gloria Schuft and her husband, Ben, of Stewart, MN;
Brother, Dale Engelmann and his wife, Denise, of Glencoe, MN;
Brother-In-Law, Lowell Brelje of Glencoe, MN;
Nephews, Nieces, Other relatives and many friends.
Dennis was preceded in death by his Parents, Herbert and Eldora Engelmann; Brother, Gene Engelmann; Sister, Carol Brelje.