Daniel R. Brockton, 81, of Longville, died Nov. 5 while surrounded by family while in hospice care in Baxter. He was diagnosed at Mayo in 2017 and treated by CRMC Oncology in Crosby.
Per Brockton’s wishes there will be no funeral; the family may plan a get-together in the spring.
Survivors include his wife Patricia (Longville), son Andrew (and Christine of Minneapolis), son Scott (and Nina of Lake Elmo), daughter Jo Franta (and John of Andover), five grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and a great-granddaughter, sisters Bernice Stenhaug (Northfield) and Marianne King (Breezy Point), a step-brother Ed Wolf (Faribault) and several nieces and nephews.
Arrangements were by Kline Funeral Home in Pine River. Memorials may be made to Parks and Trails Council of Minnesota, Longville Area Food Shelf, the Minnesota Historical Society or for Cancer Research at Mayo Clinic.