Dennis James Aulwes, age 67 of Maple Plain, passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019. He was born January 18, 1952 in LeRoy, Minnesota, the son of Paul and Adeline (Miland) Aulwes.
Dennis graduated from Rockford High School with the class of 1970 and furthered his education at Anoka Hennepin Technical College.
On April 6, 1985, Dennis Aulwes and Stacey Gray were united in marriage at Buffalo Evangelical Covenant Church in Buffalo, MN.
Dennis enjoyed his retirement working at Pheasant Acres Golf Course in Rogers, where he enjoyed his work and the people he worked with.
He enjoyed camping, golfing, woodworking, cooking, westerns, and playing cards with his family.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Adeline Aulwes; brother, Tim Aulwes; and mother-in-law, Elaine Gray.
Dennis is survived by his best friend and cherished wife, Stacey Aulwes; sons, Jamie (Stacey) Aulwes, Steven (Makenzie) Schultz, Jesse (Allison) Aulwes, Jakob Aulwes; grandchildren, Bennett, Teigan, Jude, Grady, Hattie, Jordan; siblings, Paula (Rodney) Ruesch, Ceil (Vern) Torgeson, Steve Aulwes, Tom (Wanda) Aulwes; sister-in-law, Debbie Aulwes; and many other family and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at the Buffalo American Legion from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Military Honors will take place at 4:00 PM at the Buffalo American Legion.
Serving the family is The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo. 763-682-1363. www.thepetersonchapel.com.