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Dean Juit Frantsen

September 3, 1944 February 21, 2017
Dean Juit Frantsen
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Obituary for Dean Juit Frantsen

Worthington, MN

A celebration of life service for Dean Juit Frantsen, 72, of Worthington, Minnesota, formerly of Lakefield, will be held Monday, February 27, 2017, at 4:00 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lakefield, MN, with Pastor Daniel Provost officiating. Visitation will be held at 2:30 p.m. prior to the service. Dean passed away at his residence in the Meadows in Worthington.
Dean was born in Lakefield on September 3, 1944. Three days later his to be bride was born resulting in sharing birth announcements in the same issue of the local paper. He was united in marriage to his high school sweetheart Carol (Milbrath) on March 30, 1963. Born into this marriage were Jeffrey, Jane and Jennifer. Dean was the youngest of five sons born to Juit and Ella (Rossow) Dean and was baptized at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lakefield and later confirmed there. He attended school and graduated from Lakefield.
After marriage he worked for Armour and Co for 20 years, after which Dean and wife Carol purchased the local hardware store Coast to Coast in Lakefield selling it in 2002.
Dean enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, glass work and wood carvings. Most of his carvings were of cowboys and golfers, while the Santa’s he carved were for Carol.
Dean is survived by his wife, Carol of 53 years. He is also survived by his two children, Jeff (Sherrill) Frantsen and Jenny (Doug) Eicholz; grandchildren, Abby and Mallory Frantsen and Mason, Derek and Traci Eicholz; one brother, Doyle; brother-in-law, Rick (Coleen) Milbrath, and sisters-in-law, Darla and Sherilyn Milbrath.
Preceded in death were his parents, Juit and Ella; three brothers, Darrel (Duke), Darvin, and Dayle; daughter, Jane, and father and mother-in-law, Arnold and Carolyn Milbrath.
Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.

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Visitation

Monday

27

Feb

2:30 PM 2/27/2017 2:30:00 PM - 4:00 PM 2/27/2017 4:00:00 PM
Immanuel Lutheran Church Lakefield

Fifth and Bush Street
Lakefield, MN 56150

Immanuel Lutheran Church Lakefield
Fifth and Bush Street Lakefield 56150 MN
United States

Service

Monday

27

Feb

4:00 PM 2/27/2017 4:00:00 PM
Immanuel Lutheran Church Lakefield

Fifth and Bush Street
Lakefield, MN 56150

Immanuel Lutheran Church Lakefield
Fifth and Bush Street Lakefield 56150 MN
United States
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