Dennis K. Vande Zande

Dennis K. Vande Zande, 60, of Waupun, died Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at The Christian Home and Rehabilitation Center in Waupun.

Denny was born April 21, 1956 in Waupun, the son of Donald J. and Helen Ter Beest Vande Zande. Denny attended Waupun Schools and graduated from Waupun High School in 1974. Over the years, Denny was employed by West Main Lumber, Hull’s 151 Implement, Tulip Lanes as a manager, and Sandy’s Goose Shot. Denny was an avid floral gardener, enjoyed bowling, collected farm toys and trucks, and was active with Waupun Truck N’ Show as a judge of toy trucks.

Denny is survived by his mother, Helen Vande Zande of Waupun; his brothers and sisters: Marcia (Mark) Paul of Beaver Dam, Lori (Rich) Smith of Waupun, Darrell (Lisa) Vande Zande of Waupun, and Dean Vande Zande of Waupun; and nieces and nephews.

Denny was preceded in death by his father, Donald Vande Zande; and a nephew, Scott Smith.

Memorial services for Denny Vande Zande will be held Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 6 p.m. at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun with Chaplain Dennis Overlien officiating. Friends and relatives may call on the family on Wednesday from 4 p.m. until the time of service.

Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family.  Please visit our website at for further information and to send condolences.