Dennis Holmquist - obituary

Dennis Holmquist, 80-year-old resident of Garrison, Minnesota, passed away on May 7, 2019 at the St. Cloud Hospital.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, May 17, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Shelley Funeral Chapel in Onamia, Minnesota.

Arrangements are with the Shelley Funeral Chapel of Onamia.

Dennis is survived by his wife, Beverly Holmquist; two sons, Doug (Kathy) Holmquist and Dean (Sherry) Holmquist; his brother, Jerry Holmquist; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Jacqueline Holmquist; and brothers, Ronald and Darrell Holmquist.

Dennis was born on October 5, 1938, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Frank and Jacqueline Holmquist. He attended and graduated from Wayzata High School. Dennis was united in marriage to Beverly Beam on January 4, 1958. He enlisted and served in the U.S. Navy and received an honorable discharge from service. Dennis was a master plumber and owned and operated Denny’s Plumbing Service for many years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and restoring classic cars. He will be greatly missed by all.