March 23, 1949 – September 30, 2018
Dale Blesi, age 69, of Appleton, died Sunday in Appleton Area Health Services –
Hospital. Visitation will be held from 10 am to 11 am, followed by the memorial
service at 11 am, Friday, October 5, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Appleton.
Pastor John Ramsbacher will officiate. A private burial will be held in Ft.
Snelling National Cemetery.
Dale is survived by his wife, Donna of Appleton; children: Keith (Ardis) Blesi of
Hastings, Jason (Denise Cartier) Blesi of Hastings, Casey (Jay) Ellis of East
Bethel, Angie (Mike) Strater of Oviedo, FL, Robert Heim of Appleton, and
William Heim, of TN; 15 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters: Diana
(Jim) Border of Maplewood and Bonnie Dischinger of New Hope; 3 brothers:
Loren “Skip” (Terri) Blesi of Tampa, FL, Roger Blesi of Tampa, FL, and Scott
(Ginni) Blesi of Pine River; brother-in-law, David (Joanne) Ahartz of Isle; sisterin-law,
Patti Ahartz of Maplewood; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Arrangements are with Zniewski Funeral Home –Vaala Chapel in Appleton.