Dennis Faaborg

Feb. 16, 1937-Jan. 17, 2014

TYLER?-?Services for Dennis Faaborg, 76, of Tyler will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Danebod Lutheran Church in Tyler. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler. Burial will be in Danebod Cemetery. Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Danebod Lutheran Church in Tyler, or to Ridgeview Hospice at Tyler Healthcare Center in Tyler.

He died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at his rural Tyler home.

He was born Feb. 16, 1937, in Tyler, to Herluf and Laura (Christensen) Faaborg. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1955 and served three years as an Engineering Equipment Mechanic, and three additional years in the Reserves, being honorably discharged in 1961.

Survivors include his wife, Jolean; his children, Denise Jones of Suffolk, Va., Julie Koester of Manson, Iowa, and Jason of New Ulm; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Allen “Arch” of Pipestone and Doug of Custer, S.D.; sisters, Jeanette Walters of Balaton and Sharron Faaborg-Clark of Bay Point, Calif.