Daniel G. Willette, 63, of Verndale, passed away October 19, 2017.
A Celebration of Life will be held Oct. 28, at 2 p.m. at the Motley Free Methodist Church. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until time of services at the church at the church.
Dan was born March 29, 1954 to Theodore and Theresa (Zimmerman) Willette in St. Paul, one of 17 children. He grew up in the Milaca. He married Janet Trumbull, on April 1, 1983, in Lindstrom. He farmed and worked for Horizon Heating & Plumbing of Brainerd.
He is survived by his wife; two daughters, Melanie Austad, Moorhead and Melissa Willette, Forest Lake and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers and one sister.