Dale Goodpaster, 56

Dale Henry Goodpaster, age 56, of Howard Lake, passed away at his home Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020.

A graveside service will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 28 at Cokato City Cemetery.

A celebration of Dale’s life will take place at a later date.

Arrangements are by Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Cokato & Howard Lake, 320-286-2534, www.swansonpeterson.com.

Dale was born Nov. 25, 1963, to Larry and Delores (Illies) Goodpaster.

Dale served in the United States Army from 1982 to 1989. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and mushroom hunting.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Dale is survived by his daughter, Natascha (Christian) Eickhoff of Warstein, Germany; two grandchildren, Julius and Carlotta; sister, Lisa (Jerome) Sopkowiak of Cokato; brother, Scott of Brookings, SD; and nieces, Ashley and Caitlyn Sopkowiak.

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