He was employed by MilkRite USA as the Western Regional Sales Manager.
He is survived by his wife, Terry.
A daughter, Anjanette Ricketts; adopted daughter, Shannon Krainock.
A stepson, Charles A. Smith.
He is also survived by his brother, Greg Friestad and wife Sherry. 2 nieces, 1 nephew, and 4 grandchildren.
A memorial service for Dennis will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, August 19, 2006 at Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church.