Gary Hofdahl

Gary Hofdahl

Gary L. Hofdahl, 83 of Dakota Dunes, died Friday, May 15, 2020 at his home after a long illness.

Services were held at the Dakota Dunes Country Club Saturday, July 25. Online condolences may be sent to

Gary Hofdahl was born July 27, 1936 in Faribault, MN; he was the son of Ingvald and Gena (Lee) Hofdahl. He graduated from Owatonna High School in 1955. He attended Mankato State College and later served in the U.S. Army from 1958 to 1960. After his service, Mr. Hofdahl attended Mankato Business College.

On Sept. 27, 1963, he married Barbara K. Walsh in Mankato, MN.

Mr. Hofdahl was employed by NCR Corporation for 20 years until he and Barbara owned and operated a chain of retail Uniform Stores. He was a member of Morningside Lutheran Church. He and his wife enjoyed wintering in Scottsdale, AZ.

Survivors include his wife; two children, John Hofdahl (Arcelia) of San Jose, CA and Sally Tuttle (Rob) of Dakota Dunes; a sister, Gloria Seykora of Owatonna, MN; and seven grandchildren

Mr. Hofdahl was preceded in death by an infant son at birth, Mark; a sister, Elaine Anderson; and two brothers, Donald and James Hofdahl.