Daniel Pomrenke

Daniel Joseph Pomrenke, 52, passed away suddenly of a pulmonary embolism on Dec. 6, 2017 in Detroit Lakes, Minn.

Dan was born June 28, 1965 in Storm Lake, to Roger and Kathy (Thiele) Pomrenke. He graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 1983. Dan was blessed with many talents and held various sales and entrepreneurial positions throughout his career. He had quick wit, a sense of adventure and loved spending time in the outdoors, especially boating, hunting and fishing. But his true passion was his never-ending love for his sons, Jacob and Isaac, his pride and joy.

Dan is survived by his parents, Roger and Kathy Pomrenke, Lakeside; his sons, Jacob and Isaac Pomrenke, Lakeville, Minn.; mother of his sons, Connie Pomrenke, Lakeville, Minn.; siblings: Sandi (Rick) Ehrhardt, Carol (Gary) Ihnen, Nancy (Paul) Wright, Doug Pomrenke, Denise (Dave) Seitsinger, Jason (Kristy) Pomrenke; his maternal grandma, Zita Thiele; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Tommy Pomrenke; grandparents: Edwin Thiele, August and Rosella Pomrenke.

Memorial services will be held Friday, Dec. 15, at White Funeral Home in Lakeville, Minn., from 1-3 p.m. Burial Mass will be on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Storm Lake. Private burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be directed to the family.