Funeral Director & Owner
Dana is a 2000 graduate of Norman County East High School and was raised in Twin Valley. She earned her Mortuary Science degree from the University of Minnesota in 2003. She has worked as a funeral director in Eden Prairie, St. Cloud, and at Dingmann Funeral Care since 2007. In 2011, Dana and her husband, Brian, were awarded the University of Minnesota, Program of Mortuary Science, Alumni of the Year.
In July of 2014, Dana and her husband, Brian, purchased Dingmann Funeral Care from Art and Marlene Dingmann. She is excited to continue the tradition of great service to the community.
Dana, and her husband Brian, have three young children, Isabelle, Elias and Anneliese. They live in Annandale.
Dana is a member of the Annandale, Kimball and Maple Lake Chambers of Commerce, St. Ignatius Catholic Church, Annandale Kiwanis Club, Minnesota Funeral Directors Association, National Funeral Directors Association and Selected Independent Funeral Homes. She serves on the board of directors for the Maple Lake Chamber of Commerce and the Annandale Kiwanis Club.
Dana has been active with Children's Grief Connection as a Camp Counselor, Helper Bee and as Program Director. They provide free camps and services to grieving children, their families and their communities. Dana currently serves on the Children's Grief Connection Board of Directors as their Secretary.
Dana enjoys traveling, attending local sporting events and spending time with her family and friends.