David A. Otto

David A. Otto, 84, of Stillwater, passed away peacefully at home on Aug. 7, 2012, surrounded by family.

David was preceded in death by his parents, George and Leora; son, Kevin; brother, Bradley; in-laws, Leo and Irene Swenson; and sister-in-law, Karen McGrath. He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Joanne; son, Greg; daughter, Becky; grandson, Darrin; brothers-in-law, Gary (Peggy) Swenson and James McGrath, and other relatives and many friends.

David was retired from the Washington County Sheriff’s Department and was a life member of the Stillwater VFW Post No. 323.

A celebration of David’s life is 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, with a gathering of family and friends beginning at 2 p.m. at Bradshaw Celebration of Life Center, 2800 Curve Crest Boulevard on the northwest corner of Minnesota Highway 36 and County Road 5. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.

Bradshaw, 2800 Curve Crest Blvd., Stillwater, 651-439-5511