Dale Allen Prouty, age 75 of Apple Valley, MN, passed away on Wednesday, July 5th, 2017, at the Mayo Methodist Hospital in Rochester, MN.
A Celebration of Life will be on Saturday, September 2nd at 2 p.m. at the VFW in Rosemount, MN.
Dale was born in Chicago, IL, the son of Kenneth and Gladys (Sletten) Prouty. He married Mary (Cathy) Kressman in later years.
Dale entered the United States Marine Core and served his Country proudly. He worked for Northwest Airlines until his retirement in July 2005. After retirement, he opened a small handyman business doing small jobs for family and friends.
Dale enjoyed cooking for all, traveling, hunting, playing cards, reading and his spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by sons Brandon Prouty (Bryta), Camano Island, WA, Reggie Prouty, Cedar Hill, TX, Randy Prouty, Cedar Hill, TX, Nick Kressman (Nikki), Shakopee, brother, Burnette Prouty (Sun), Bagley, MN, sisters Donna Harmon (Lester), Bemidji, MN, Diane Renken (James), Bemidji, MN, Debbie Bakken (Mike), Cass Lake, MN and sister-in-law, Linda Prouty (Kenneth, Jr.), Bagley, MN.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Mary (Cathy), son Brad and brother Kenneth Prouty, Jr.
He is survived by grandchildren, nieces and nephews and blessed with many good friends and neighbors.
Dale will be missed by all.
Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes, 5421 Royal Place NW, Rochester, MN 55901.