Redlin Funeral Home

David Dean Luetkens , Age 78

June 03, 1941 --March 15, 2020

David Dave Dean Luetkens, Age 78 of Baraboo, passed away on Sunday March 15, 2020. He was born in Baraboo, WI on June 3, 1941 to parents Ervin and Nellie (Seamans) Luetkens.

On December 6, 1969 in Jasper, Alabama, Dave and Lou Thomas were united in marriage. He Graduated from Baraboo High School in 1960, and he was a member of the United States Navy for four years. He worked at Seneca Foods for several years until his retirement. After his retirement he worked part-time at Wild Rock Golf Course in Wisconsin Dells. Dave was an avid hunter, trapper, fisherman, and golfer. He loved the outdoors and loved spending time with his sons and grandsons outside.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Melvin Luetkens.

Dave is survived by his wife Lou Luetkens, his children; Timothy (Susan) Luetkens, of Pocahontas, AR, Heath (Amy) Luetkens, of Hudson, WI, Jon Luetkens, of Baraboo, WI, grandchildren; Hunter, Holden, Deakin, and grand-doggy Quincy. He is further survived by his siblings; Jerry of Middleton, WI, Kenneth of Baraboo, WI, Joyce of Lodi, WI, Joan of Baraboo, WI, as well as other relatives and friends.

A private Graveside Service is being held, a Memorial Service will be taking place at a later date as well.


Amy Bible March 27, 2020

Friend Sauk City , Wisconsin

My deepest sympathy to Lou and the entire Luetkens Family.

Jim Fawcett March 31, 2020

Friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

Sad to see Dave Passed on. Have some good and funny memories of him from our younger years. Enjoyed talking to him when ever we ran into each other in the latter years.