Mr. Dennis L. Serbus, age 67, of Kimball died Friday, January 31, 2003 at the St. Cloud Hospital.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, February 6, 2003 at St. Anne`s Catholic Church, Kimball with Rev. Frank Tomasiewicz officiating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday and 9-10 a.m. Thursday at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Kimball. There will be a prayer service 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Dennis Lloyd Serbus was born April 26, 1935 in Olivia to Peter and Mabel (Minkel) Serbus. He was a 1954 graduate of Kimball High School and served in the U. S. Air Force from 1957-1961. On December 1, 1962 he married Dorothee M. Proft. Dennis was an operating engineer for Barbarossa and L.C. Petters, Chief of Police in Kimball for 26 years, owned Northern Flite Target, drove truck for Jacobs Concrete, Kimball, and currently was employed by Granite City Ready Mix, Annandale. He was a member of St. Anne`s Catholic Church, lifetime member of the Kimball Rod and Gun Club, 25 year volunteer as a Minnesota Firearms Safety Instructor, NRA, Kimball Lions, and former member of Wright County Peace Officers Association. Dennis loved his family, enjoyed working with his hands, outdoors, hunting, and trap shooting.
Dennis is survived by his wife, Dorothee of Kimball; sons, daughters and their spouses, Becky of New York City, Douglas (Kate) of Kingston, Monya (Shawn) Kalkbrenner of Kimball, Charles (Ann) of Kimball, Matthew and fiancAC. Carly Schiefelbein of Kimball, brothers, Dick (Connie) of Kimball, Don (Eileen) of Kimball, Gordon (Kathy) of Kimball, Randy (Margaret) of New London; sisters, Cathy (Bill) Russell of Lake Mary, FL, Peggy (Jack) Purcell of Annandale; three grandsons, Luke, Ben, and Aaron. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Bob; infant sister; sister in law, Patsy; and nephew, Colin.
Pallbearers will be John Nelson, Troy Hilsgen, Bob Kunkel, Shawn Kalkbrenner, Tom Rosenow, and Gale Pope. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jerry Almgren, Don, Dick, and Randy Serbus.
Arrangements were by Dingmann Funeral Care, Kimball.