|Birth: ||Sep. 25, 1957|
|Death: ||Feb. 6, 2013|
Denise Lewis Dahl of North Branch, Minnesota, passed away on February 6, 2013. Denise was born on September 25, 1957 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Douglas and Leoda Lewis. She spent her childhood in Hinckley, Minnesota and graduated from Forest Lake high School in 1975. She graduated from Bethel College in 1979 with a degree in Elementary Education and later earned her Master's Degree.
Denise was a loving mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt, & friend. She loved being surrounded by her family and arranging group events to Feed My Starving Children, Operation Christmas Child, trips to Hershey, Pennsylvania (for the chocolate of course), Ely (to see the bears), San Diego (the zoo), numerous trips to Harmony, Minnesota, Women's Weekends, and other family trips.
Denise was preceded in death by her father Douglas Lewis; grandparents Walter and Herta Dallman; niece Katie Lewis; and cousin Jeff Stoffels. She is survived by her daughters April (Josh) Ebb, Amber (Ben) Hollingsead, & Anna (Adam) Baciak; grandson Owen Ebb; mother Leoda Lewis, brother Doug (Marge) Lewis; sisters Diane (Dennis) Miller, & Dawn (Randy) Hagerty, aunt Myrt Stoffels, and many nieces and nephews.
She was a caring and dedicated teacher in North Branch for more than 30 years primarily teaching Kindergarten. Her compassion and kindness will be missed by all who knew her. She will be remembered for her love of animals, nature, children, and also her wonderful sense of humor and story telling.
Memorials preferred to: Northwoods Humane Society, PO Box 264, Wyoming, MN 55092.
Visitation 10:00 a.m. till time of service at church.
Funeral Service 12:00 p.m. (noon) Monday, February 11, 2013 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Stacy, Minnesota.
Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery in North Branch, Minnesota.
Douglas Llewellyn Lewis (1923 - 1988)
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: Robert John Chudek
Record added: Feb 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104868559