Dean Francis Hillesheim, 69, of Minnetonka, formerly of Sleepy Eye, passed away April 25, 2018.

Dean Francis Hillesheim, 69, of Minnetonka, formerly of Sleepy Eye, passed away April 25, 2018.

Memorial Mass of Christian burial is 11 a.m., on Wednesday, May 2, at St.Therese of Deephaven, 18325 Minnetonka Blvd., Wayzata, with visitation one hour prior. Private family interment at Groveland Cemetery. Memorials preferred to the U of M Masonic Cancer Center. A very special thank you to the healthcare team of 7D at the University of Minnesota Hospital for all of their tender, loving and wonderful care these past few months.

Dean is survived by his wife, Margaret; children: David (Renee) and Deanna (Michael) Wayne; grandchildren: Connor, Aidan, Vincent, Lauren, Morgan and Evelyn; siblings: Sharon Malecha, Ronald (Nancy), Gary (Rosie) and Sue (Tom) Schewe; brother-in-law, Neil (Candy) and many nieces,nephews, and other loving relatives and friends. Dean was preceded in death by his parents: Nicholas and Veronica.