Dean Leonard Hamner, age 84, of Dassel, MN, passed away Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, from COVID-19 and pneumonia at Hutchinson Hospital in Hutchinson, MN. He was cremated Dec. 12, 2020.
Dean was born in Benzonia, MI, to Leonard and Mary Hamner, Nov. 29, 1936. He married Phyllis Pomeroy, August 13, 1993 in Escanaba, MI.
Dean worked as an engineer for Seagate. He was a veteran of, and served in the Navy.
At the time of his death, Dean and Phyllis lived at Lakeside Generations Assisted Living. They were extremely happy and loved living there.
Dean was preceded in death by his parents, sisters, and brothers.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Hamner; his children, Lynnette Sauer, Mark Sauer, Michele Smith, Scott Sauer, Larry Sauer, Todd Hale, and Jean Tollafson; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
A memorial service will take place at a later date and time, once COVID-19 settles down.
The family of Dean and Phyllis Hamner wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Lakeside Generations Assisted Living staff, and the in-patient staff at Hutchinson Hospital. They want to extend a huge thank you to everyone for all their kindness, in their time of saddness.