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David Louis Tri

David Louis Tri Jan. 4, 1949 - July 20, 2013

ZUMBROTA - David Louis Tri, 64, of Zumbrota, passed away unexpectedly at his home on July 20, 2013.

Dave was born on June 4, 1949 in Red Wing to Sylvester and Caryl (Holien) Tri. He grew up in Mazeppa, where he attended school and graduated in 1967. Dave worked in the Zumbrota-Mazeppa and Pine Island School systems as a custodian for many years. He retired from Pine Island Independent School district in 2011.

Dave also served in the Army National Guard and was a member of the Mazeppa Veterans Honor Guard. He enjoyed spending time with family, helping others, taking fishing trips up north, and riding his Harley.

Dave is survived by one brother, Mike (Mary) Tri; two sons, Chris Tri (Monica Antwine) and Brian (Rachel) Tri; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and by his wife, Rebecca (Johnson) Tri.

A memorial service will be held at the Mazeppa Community Center on September 7 at 3 p.m. with the Mazeppa Veterans Honor Guard Chaplain officiating.