Dean Carl Rudenick, 60, of rural Seaforth, passed away Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Sunwood Good Samaritan Care Center in Redwood Falls after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 19 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Vesta. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will be in the St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Seaforth. Online condolences may be sent at Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Dean Carl Rudenick was born February 8, 1958 to Russell and Mary (Roiger) Rudenick in Redwood Falls. He graduated from Wabasso Public School in 1976. On November 18, 1978, Dean married Ann Rohlik at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Seaforth. He lived and worked on the family farm two miles east of Seaforth. He also worked at Country Ornamental in Vesta. Dean later worked at Schmidt Construction and most recently spent the past 15 years at A&W Furniture. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing pool and cards. Dean loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Dean is survived by wife Ann of 39 years; children: Jennifer, Clinton (Sara), Clifford (Cristin) all of Seaforth and Clayton (Sheena) of Willmar; five grandchildren: Dugan and Rhylee Rudenick, Holden Rudenick and Ayla and Nolan Rudenick; mother Mary Rudenick of Seaforth; siblings: Wayne (Jan) Rudenick of Redwood Falls, Deb (Bob) Zwach of Milroy, Pam Maasch of Vesta, Paula (Mark) Lockhart of New Prague and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his father Russell.