November 28, 1944 - August 4, 2015

 

A gathering of family and friends will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday, August 7, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids for Dennis A. Arndt, age 70, who passed away Tuesday at Talahi Care Center in St. Cloud. There will be a time of sharing at 7:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Dennis was born Nov. 28, 1944 in Los Angeles, CA to Herbert & Bess (Zollars) Arndt. He grew up in Grand Rapids and has lived in the Sartell area since 1966. Dennis taught 5th & 6th graders at the Sauk Rapids Rice School District for 35 years, retiring in 2002. He was a member of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association. Dennis enjoyed deer hunting, fishing, golfing, Saturday morning breakfasts, his coffee clutches and traveling. His travels took him far and wide to hunt and enjoy time with loved ones. Dennis was a supportive, kind, good hearted, humorous and generous man. Family was very important to him and he will be greatly missed.

Survivors include his significant other, Joan Swan of Sauk Rapids; children, Mike (Stephanie Brown) of Corpus Christi, TX, Jeff (Deborah) of Hemphill, TX, Jesse (Laura) of Rice and Meghan (Chris) Wiebe of Clear Lake; brother and sister, Leon (Mary) of Apollo Beach, FL and Joan Hill of Mount Lake Terrace, WA; grandchildren, Brian (Amanda) Arndt, Bridget (Joe) Harville, Baron Easley, Bristol (Chase) Malone, Bethani (Jordan) Ebarb, Blair Easley, Owen, Campbell and Quinn Arndt, and Collin, Lucas and Joshua Wiebe and 13 great grandchildren. Dennis was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Curtis.