Danny L. Sasse, 72
Blue Earth Danny Lee Sasse, age 72, of Blue Earth, died Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, at United Hospital District in Blue Earth.
Memorial services were held on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth, Rev. Russ Jacobsen officiated. Burial will be held at a later date.
He was born June 7, 1944, at Blue Earth, the son of Ernest and Irene (Haase) Sasse. He was raised on a farm in rural Blue Earth/Frost area. He graduated from Frost High School in 1962. After high school Danny attended Mankato State University. On Aug. 14, 1965, he married Pamela Sankey, to this union they had three children. On Feb. 14, 1987 at Salem United Methodist Church he married Candy Earl. For over 40 years he worked for Coca Cola around the Albert Lea area. Following retirement he and Candy moved to Blue Earth and spent their winters in Pharr, Texas.
He was a member of the Elks Lodge, Moose Lodge, Teamster’s Union, Methodist Church, 4-H, and Border Riders Saddle Club.
He is survived by his wife, Candace “Candy” Sasse, of Blue Earth; son, Alan (Anita) Sasse, of Northfield, daughters, Carol Holmes, of Austin and Jeanie (Doug) Kruckeberg, of Blue Earth; step-daughters, Angie (Travis) Stallkamp, of Clarion, Iowa, and Amy (Glenn) Huber, of Winnebago; step-son, Jason (Nissa) Furland, of Minneapolis; brother, Duane (LaVonne) Sasse, of Rochester; sister, Diane (Rakki) Peterson, of Butterfield; brother-in-law, Terry (Audrey) Earl, of Texas City, Texas; mother-in-law, Irene Earl, of Pharr, Texas; sister in law, Sandy Sasse, of New Prague, 15 grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Darwin and Drew Sasse; infant sister, Dawn Sasse; father-in-law Melvin Earl; and infant brother-in-law, Jimmy Earl
In Danny’s name a memorial has been established to the Faribault County Humane Society or Interfaith Caregivers.
Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com