Clayton Quast, age 84, of Brainerd, passed away Friday, Dec. 3, 2021, at home surrounded by his family.
There will be a celebration of life Saturday, Dec. 11 at Garrison VFW, 27234 Monroe Street in Garrison, MN 56450. The celebration starts at 11 a.m, including lunch and social hour.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brenny Family Funeral Chapel Baxter.
Clayton was born July 4, 1937, to Louis and Delphine in Winsted.
Clayton was an electrician and started his own company with his wife, Pat. They also had a successful Arabian horse business, Christmas tree farm, and built and managed Evergreen Acres resort.
Clayton and Pat married Feb. 28, 1960, going on to have seven children, Jackie Klecker (Carolyn), Charlene Radtke (Dan), Brian (Mary), Clayton Jay (Jen), Michael, Denise Swenson (Dan), and Curtis (Becky).
He also leaves behind 16 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.