Dennis O. Bakken, 64, went to be with the Lord September 24, 2008. He was born in Minnesota on November 11, 1943.
Dennis served his country in the United States Navy for four years. He loved to fish, but most of all his pride and joy was his family.
He is survived by his three children, Tammy Showalter and husband Troy, Theresa Swanson and husband Richard, Dennis Bakken Jr. and wife Amy; seven grandchildren, T.J., Terry, Tiffany, Alex, Adam, Aaron and Ryann; one brother, Dean Wechsler; and a very special companion, Sandy Mcnabb of 17 years; and his sidekick, Boomer.
A service will be held on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 11:00am at Albert G. Horton National Cemetery; 5310 Milner’s Road, Suffolk, VA. Donations can be made to the family by sending the donation to 5792 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach, VA. 23462. Condolences may be made to the family at altmeyer.com