Jan. 24, 2019
Dwight Henkelman, 65, of Litchfield died Jan. 24, at his home. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at First Lutheran Church in Litchfield. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. at Johnson-Hagglund Funeral Home on Tuesday, Feb. 5, and also one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in Ripley Cemetery.
Dwight Francis Henkelman, son of Raymond and Agnes (Johnson) Henkelman, was born Sept. 11, 1953, in Litchfield. He attended country school in Forest City and graduated from Litchfield High School in 1971. In high school, he enjoyed tennis and other sports. He continued his education at St. Cloud State and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business. Dwight worked for a rural electric coop in Danube and then various jobs in the Litchfield area. Dwight could often be found in the downtown area of Litchfield helping local businesses. He will be remembered as a polite, kind and helpful person. He was a member of First Lutheran Church. He enjoyed shooting baskets and loved his niece and nephew and their families.
He is survived by his brother Duane (and Darlene) Henkelman of Litchfield; niece Debra Henkelman and special friend Vito; nephew Brent (and Theresa) Henkelman and their children Sarah and Sean; and cousins, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.johnsonhagglund.com