Dwight J. Eggert, age 73, of Motley passed away on September 21, 2017 from complications of Parkinson’s and Dementia. He was born in Milaca, MN on November 16, 1943 to Dorothy (Stanchfield) and Alvin Eggert. Dwight loved his family beyond words. Also, so close to his heart were his dear friends, church family, and his beloved pets. Most of all Dwight Loved his Lord.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Dorothy and Alvin Eggert; and his son, Joel. Dwight will be deeply missed by the love of his life, Judy; daughters, Stacey (Mike) Basse of Seattle, Lori (Jeff) Maus of Waverly, and Paula Konczal of Elk River. He also leaves behind 7 grandchildren, Emily, Cole, Amanda, Rhiannon, Ben, Zac, and Keegan; 2 great granddaughters, Lexi and Hayley; brothers, Curt (Deb) Eggert of Brainerd, Dennis (Dian) Eggert of Crosby, and Roger (Chris) Eggert of Isle; also many other family and friends. Dwight was passionate about Sales as his profession during his lifetime. He loved the outdoors and the many “projects” he would embrace. He was extremely proud of his red 1957 Ford Thunderbird.
A memorial service for Dwight will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at the Motley Free Methodist Church with Pastor Jim Johnson officiating. Gathering of family and friends from 9:00-11:00 am prior to the service. Private interment Wendall Hills Cemetery in Milaca, MN.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
Caring for Dwight and his family
Taylor Funeral Home of Staples