Dean Kosel Windom, Minnesota Obituary

Dean Kosel

<p>Dean “Senator” Sidney Kosel was born on August 10, 1944, in Springfield, Minnesota to the late Walter and Agnes (Nickel) Kosel. He was baptized and confirmed at the Red Rock Methodist Church in rural Sanborn. He received his education in the Jeffers Public Schools, graduating in the Class of 1962.</p><p><br></p><p>For many years, Dean worked as a heavy construction truck driver until his retirement in 2004. Dean will be remembered most for his love to make people laugh. He also had a great interest in cars, trucks and tractors which lead him to buy a Model A Ford that he was in the process of restoring.</p><p><br></p><p>Recently, Dean’s health began to decline, and he became a resident of the Good Samaritan Society-Sogge Memorial in Windom where he was placed in hospice care. Dean passed away peacefully there on Thursday morning, November 24th, 2022, at the age of 78 years.</p><p><br></p><p>Left to cherish Dean’s memory are nieces and nephew, Karen (Tom) Raderstorf of Columbus, OH; Mary (Dave) Olson of Plymouth; and Chad (Tina) Kosel of Westbrook.</p><p><br></p><p>Dean is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Robert (Velva) Kosel and Douglas (Betty Lou) Kosel.</p><p><br></p><p>Memorials are preferred in Dean’s name to Avera Hospice.</p><p><br></p>
August 10, 1944 - November 24, 202208/10/194411/24/2022
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Dean “Senator” Sidney Kosel was born on August 10, 1944, in Springfield, Minnesota to the late Walter and Agnes (Nickel) Kosel. He was baptized and confirmed at the Red Rock Methodist Church in rural Sanborn. He received his education in the Jeffers Public Schools, graduating in the Class of 1962.


For many years, Dean worked as a heavy construction truck driver until his retirement in 2004. Dean will be remembered most for his love to make people laugh. He also had a great interest in cars, trucks and tractors which lead him to buy a Model A Ford that he was in the process of restoring.


Recently, Dean’s health began to decline, and he became a resident of the Good Samaritan Society-Sogge Memorial in Windom where he was placed in hospice care. Dean passed away peacefully there on Thursday morning, November 24th, 2022, at the age of 78 years.


Left to cherish Dean’s memory are nieces and nephew, Karen (Tom) Raderstorf of Columbus, OH; Mary (Dave) Olson of Plymouth; and Chad (Tina) Kosel of Westbrook.


Dean is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Robert (Velva) Kosel and Douglas (Betty Lou) Kosel.


Memorials are preferred in Dean’s name to Avera Hospice.


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Dec
02
Visitation
Friday, December 02 2022
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
LaCanne Family Celebration of Life Center
2280 6th Avenue
Windom, MN 56101
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Dec
02
Celebration of Life
Friday, December 02 2022
01:00 PM
LaCanne Family Celebration of Life Center
2280 6th Avenue
Windom, MN 56101
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Memorials are preferred to Avera Hospice.