Lowell Herbert Dehn, 84, Otsego

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Lowell Herbert Dehn, age  84, of Otsego passed away on May 29th. 

Lifelong resident and dairy farmer of Rogers, MN. He was born on August 18, 1928, on the family farm.  Son of Andrew and Mary Dehn. He was the 5th of six children. Lowell helped run the farm with his mother at the age of 12 and graduated from Elk River High School in 1946.  He married Marie C. Pouliot on May 23, 1950.  They raised 10 children and resided on the farm in Rogers until 1995 before moving to Otsego.

Preceded in death by his parents Andrew and Mary Weber Dehn; teenage son Roland; brother LeRoy; and sisters Lucille Martin and Angela Ruprecht. 

Survived by Marie (nee Pouliot) his beloved wife of 63 years; daughters Denise Harding (Richard) and Cheryl Dehmer (Gordy); sons Michael (Sandy), Brian (Melanie Warwas), Kevin (Sherri), Chris (Debbie), Joe (Kim), Leon (Sandy), and Keith (Heidi); 33 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; brother Irvin; sister Marlene Hines (Bob); and sister-in-law Marie Dehn Moss. 

Mass of Christian Burial was 11 a.m. Saturday June 1, 2013 at St. Andrews Catholic Church, Elk River, MN. Interment St. Martin’s Cemetery Rogers. Visitation was May 31st from 5-8 p.m, at the Church and 10-11 a.m. Saturday prior to Mass.