Doug Playle, age 65

Doug Playle, age 65, of Dayton passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on August 4, 2012.

Preceded in death by his parents, Bert and Callie; granddaughter, Jordan Playle and many siblings.

Survived by wife, Joan; children, Dan (Janene), Rob (Kerry) and Jodi (Leroy); grandchildren, Amanda, Ryan, Bri, Britt, Dylan, Mickeal, Madison and Mya; great-granddaughter Desiray; and many brothers, sisters, other relatives and friends.

Doug was a 37 year employee of Hoffman Engineering in Anoka, Minnesota.

He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed golfing, but really cherished time with his family, especially his grandchildren and the many other children who called him Grandpa.

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at St. John the Baptist Church in Dayton. Visitation 4-8 PM Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at Dare’s Funeral Home, 805 Main St. NW , Elk River (763-441-1212). Interment St. John the Baptist Cemetery