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September 21, 1940 – Saturday, May 23, 2015

Service Information
St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael, MN
Thursday, May 28, 2015
4:00 P.M.

Visitation Information
St. Michael Catholic Church
Thursday, May 28, 2015
3:00 – 4:00 P.M.

Dennis Palmer Grothe, 74, passed away on May 23, 2015, from complications of Parkinson’s disease at Lake Ridge Care Center in Buffalo, MN. He was born on September 21, 1940, in Minneapolis, MN, to Palmer and Lee Grothe.

Dennis grew up in Minneapolis. He graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1958. After high school he worked in the building trades.

Dennis and Pam were happily married for 36 years. Denny was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golfing. He loved woodworking and was a great cook.

Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, Palmer and Lee Grothe, his brother Roger, and his nephew Chris Iverson.

Denny is survived by his spouse, Pam, of St. Michael, MN; his daughter, Sheila (Brad) McDaniel; his son, Daniel (Rebecca) Grothe; his son, David DeChene; his sister, Claudette Mastro; and his beloved grandchildren, Abby and Oskar.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to National Parkinson Foundation Minnesota at 5905 Golden Valley Rd. #237; Golden Valley, MN 55422.

Pam and the family would like to give a special thank-you to the nursing and care staff at Lake Ridge Care Center.

1 Guestbook Entry

  1. Marilyn Wurm

    Pam and Family,
    We Wurms extend our sympathy on your loss. Denny outlasted his LakeRidge roommate by 2 months. Hopefully they have found peace at last after all the struggles. Our prayers to the family.
    Marilyn and the 6 Wurm children


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