HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif.

Dennis Kurt Haugen

July 14, 1946 - Nov. 8, 2007

Dennis Kurt Haugen, 61, passed away Nov. 8, 2007, while at home in Huntington Beach, Calif. Dennis died from complications due to cancer.

Dennis was born July 14, 1946, in Milwaukee. He attended Waukesha public schools for all but two years and in 1964 graduated from what would become Waukesha South High School. After briefly attending Carthage College, Dennis enlisted in the Marine Corps and served two tours of duty in Vietnam.

After earning an honorable discharge, he lived in California, returned to Waukesha for a short while, and then moved permanently back to California.

Dennis is survived by his wife, Lynn; children, Robbie and Jenny; grandchildren, Josh and Emily; mother, Lucile Sonntag; brother, Melvin (Mary Grace) and many other friends, family and loved ones.

According to his wishes, his body has been donated to the Medical College of the University of California-Irvine.