Dennis D. Bergquist, age 72, of Maple Plain, died unexpectedly Friday, Jan. 11, 2013.
He was born Nov. 21, 1940, in Minneapolis, to Donovan and Elizabeth (Kauth) Bergquist.
Denny was a longtime business owner and friend to many. He never would retire, and liked to stay busy with his businesses and special projects. He enjoyed spending time with friends in the Loretto and Maple Plain communities, and supported area events.
He also loved fishing, boating, and spending time with his family.
Denny was preceded in death by his parents, Donovan and Elizabeth Bergquist; and his brother, Bruce Bergquist.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Cindy; children Dawn (Eugenios) Christodoulou; and Steve Bergquist; grandchildren Andreas, Alexander, and Alec; and a brother, Robert.
Memorial services took place Thursday, Jan. 17 at 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Maple Plain, with a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to services at the church. Inurnment was in the Christ Lutheran Cemetery in Maple Plain.
Memorials are preferred to the Sister Kenny Institute or Christ Lutheran Church in Maple Plain.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.