Daniel David DeToy

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Daniel David DeToy, 70 of Sun City, Arizona passed away  Wednesday, September 23, 2020.

Daniel was born May 17, 1950 in Pipestone, Minnesota to Thomas and Freda (Kaduce) DeToy. Dan grew up in Madison and graduated from Madison High School. He enlisted in the United States Army and spent one of his three years of active duty in Vietnam. After returning home, he married the love of his life Gail Louise Borstad,  February 4, 1974 in Madison. They raised two sons, Boe and Jay.

Throughout Dan’s life, he enjoyed running his businesses in Madison, Hermantown and Benson with his wife by his side. He shared his love of cooking with his boys and they helped him at DeToy’s Family Restaurant in Benson.

Dan had a passion for golf and spent many hours on the course with his wife and friends, both in Minnesota and Arizona. They also enjoyed playing cards and socializing with their friends. He had a great pride for his country and loved talking politics.

Dan is survived by his wife of 47 years, Gail, of Sun City, Arizona; his children: Boe (Tina) DeToy of Morris, Minnesota and Jay (Deanna) DeToy of Benson, Minnesota; grandchildren: Dylan DeToy, Sophia DeToy, Adeline DeToy, Anabelle DeToy and Declan DeToy; siblings: Sharon (Don) Henrich of Sun City, Arizona, Tom (Gloria) DeToy of Canby, Minnesota, Joe (Brenda) DeToy of Glenham, South Dakota, Michelle (C.J.) Myles, of Burnsville, Minnesota, and Cosette Fust of Zimmerman, Minnesota.

He was preceded in death by his parents Tom and Freda DeToy, sisters Janine DeToy and Carla Mae DeToy.

A celebration of life will be held in Minnesota at a later date.

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