In loving memory of

John William Dewey
June 20, 1945 - September 9, 2021

John William Dewey, 76, of rural Houston, MN died on Thursday, September 9, 2021, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, WI with his wife and sister by his side. The family would like to give many thanks for the wonderful and caring staff at Gundersen.
John Served in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1966. He was a member of the Houston American Legion Post 423. He was employed by the Houston County Highway Department for nearly 40 years. John also served as the Yucatan Township Road Supervisor since 2013.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Deborah (Harlos) Dewey and Spike; sister, Bonny Albers of rural Eyota, MN, and her sons: Bart (Mary) Albers, Dean (Cindy) Albers, William (Laurie) Albers, and Duane Albers; and by many nieces and nephews.
John was preceded in death by his parents: Dwight and Ethel Dewey; a sister, Phyllis Jean; and his in-laws, Irvin and Nellie Harlos.
Per John's wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral. He will be cremated with a celebration of his life being planned for a later date. May he rest in peace.
Hoff Funeral and Cremation Service of Houston is assisting the family with arrangements.


Michelle Kurtz wrote on Sep 13, 2021:

"Debbie I am so sorry for your loss. Hugs and love to you."

Dawnn allen wrote on Sep 12, 2021:

"Love you Aunt Deb thinking of you so Sorry..??love Dawnn"

Gordy and Judy Holter wrote on Sep 11, 2021:

"So sad to learn of your loss of John, and what a Shock to hear of this. Both of you have been such a Standard for our Yucatan Township. Thank you for your dedicated service . May your family be comforted by The Lord Jesus. Gordy and Judy Holter"

Jean Nielsen wrote on Sep 11, 2021:

"Deb I am so sorry for your loss."

Patsy Wiste wrote on Sep 10, 2021:

"Condolences to you and your family. From all of us in Sheldon Township."

Greg and Tammy Boldt wrote on Sep 10, 2021:

"So sorry for your loss Deb!"