David Dreher, 91

David Dreher, 91

David Dreher, 91 passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the CentraCare Health System in Long Prairie, MN. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for David on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:00 p.m. at St. Josephs Catholic Church in Clarissa, burial will be at the parish cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church.
David was born January 30, 1923 to Edward & Celena (Meyer) Dreher. He was raised on the family farm and attended country school through 8th grade and worked with his dad on the farm. He met Irene Perish at a square dance at the Opera House in Clarissa and they were married September 28, 1944 at St. Josephs Catholic Church in Clarissa. They bought their farm in 1945 and moved in March of 1946. In 1976 they started raising buffalo on the farm; the first in Minnesota.
David enjoyed hunting, fishing, square dancing, playing cards and in his later years he liked to shake dice for morning coffee.
David is survived by his wife, Irene of Clarissa, children David Daniel (Mary) Dreher of Bloomington, Douglas Richard (Jean) Dreher of Deming, New Mexico, Pamela (Steve) Anderson of Alexandria, Donald James (Catherine) Dreher of Alexandria, siblings, Ione Perish & Bud (Elsie) Dreher, all of Long Prairie; 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, 3 sons, Robert Ronald, Thomas Wade, Steven Wayne and two sisters, Erm & Ramona.

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