Dennis W. Menk, 88, of Alexandria, formerly of Franklin passed away Friday, July 14, 2017 at Grand Arbor Assisted Living in Alexandria. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. July 20 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Franklin. Visitation will continue one hour prior to services at the church this morning. Interment is in Birch Cooley Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Dennis is survived by his wife Dorothy of 66 years; son Steven of Franklin; three grandchildren: Dody (Pete) Fuhr of Redwood Falls, Darrick (Deb) Menk of Alexandria, Dan (Tasha) Menk of Franklin; five great-grandchildren: Taylor Moore, Logan Moore, Sydney Menk, Lauryn Menk and Emilee Fuhr; brother Ronald (Carol) Menk of Paynesville; nephew Brian (Wendy) Menk of Paynesville; great-nephew Ben; great-niece Alanna. He is preceded in death by parents, an infant sister and daughter-in-law Becky Menk.