July 13, 1932-Aug. 29, 2009
CLARA CITY - Services for Harold "Curly" Dammermann, 77, of Maynard, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Clara City. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Cemetery in Montevideo. Visitation is from 5:30-7:30 p.m. today at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Clara City with a 7:30 p.m. prayer service. Visitation continues one hour prior to the funeral at Immanuel Lutheran Church Wednesday morning. Wing-Bain Funeral Home of Clara City is in charge of funeral arrangements.
He died unexpectedly Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, at his lake residence near Spicer.
Harold Henry "Curly" Dammermann was born July 13, 1932, in Hardwick, to Henry and Frieda (Kuhlmann) Dammermann. He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and attended public school in Maynard.
On Feb. 16, 1957, Curly was united in marriage to Ann Hubel at St. Clara Catholic Church in Clara City. He farmed near Maynard for a time and in 1968 he started Impact Plastics in Maynard. Curly always kept active and was involved in numerous government and community endeavors. He served in the Minnesota State Legislature as a Representative, served as Chippewa County Recorder, held the position of mayor in Maynard, served on the Maynard School Board, the Maynard City Council and the Maynard Elevator Board. He was a charter member of the Maynard Lion's Club and served as its president.
Curly was a devoted husband and loving father and grandfather. He loved spending time with his family and attending his grandchildren's sporting events. He also enjoyed fishing, hunting, discussing politics, traveling with family and playing pinochle with his friends. He also looked forward to his time spent at his cabin on Green Lake.
Survivors include his wife Ann of Maynard; his children Julie (and Jeff) Ammermann of Maynard, Mary (and Glenn) Berscheit of Ostego, John (and Tracy) Dammermann of Spicer, and Jane (and Tony) Hagert of Granite Falls; nine grandchildren; one brother, Arnie (and Darlene) Dammermann of Winona; two sisters, Rosie Boike of Clara City, and Evlyn Bredeson of Willmar; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Loraine Dammermann and Linda Hubel.