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Dennis Lester Clausen

December 7, 1966 — May 12, 2022

Dennis Lester Clausen age 55, of Holgate died Thursday afternoon, May 12, 2022 at a friend’s rural Holgate home.

His Legacy… Dennis was born December 7, 1966 to Leo and Juanita (Bauer) Clausen in Napoleon.  In 1985, he graduated from Napoleon High School.  Dennis was a career truck driver/heavy equipment operator.  On December 23, 2000 he married Deborah Donnett.  He was a member of Emanuel Lutheran Church, Napoleon.  Dennis enjoyed tinkering with steam engines.  He was a John Deere fanatic, collecting anything green, big or small.  He also enjoyed his Caterpillar collectables.

His Family… He is survived by his loving wife Deb; children: Misty (Tyler) Erford, Sara (Rick) Bost, Jordan (Rachel) Henry and Jeremy (Teri) Henry; 10 grandchildren; siblings: Leo (Jeanne) Clausen, Ruthann (Mike) Bowen and Tammy Porter.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

His Farewell Services… Friends and family are invited to the Zachrich Family Funeral Home, Holgate on Sunday, May 15, 2022 for visitation from 10-11:00 am with a celebration of life to follow at a later date.  Please visit to leave online condolences.

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Sunday, May 15, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Zachrich Funeral Home and Cremation Services

114 Williams Street, Holgate, OH 43527

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