William (Bill) Dehn Jr.

William (Bill) Dehn Jr., 53, of Isanti, Minn., passed away Saturday, October 20, 2012, at his home after a long battle of cancer.

Bill was born in Minneapolis on Oct. 29, 1959 to William and Ann Dehn. He was raised in Bethel, Minn. and graduated from St. Francis High School.

Bill spent his life doing the one thing he loved, fixing and repairing anything he could get his hands on and always with his beautiful smile on his face.

Bill is preceded in death by his parents, William and Ann Dehn, brother, Ron Dehn, grandparents and special niece, Kelsee Blackledge.

Bill is survived by his wife, Caroline, stepdaughter, Briana, sons, Tony (Jessy) Jacobsen, Christopher (Heather) Dehn, daughters, Billi Jo (Aaron) Madsen and Jenny Dehn, sisters, Diane (Steve) King and Tammy (Mike) Blackledge, brother, Bob (Terry) Dehn, and his special grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

A celebration of Bill’s life will be held Sunday, October 28, 2012, at 2 p.m., at his sister Diane’s home in Isanti, with refreshments served.