Dean Elton Ailie, age 72, of Cokato, Minnesota, passed away Sunday, October 6, 2013, at his home. A wake will be held at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel, Minnesota, on Friday, October 11, 2013, beginning at 5:00 PM with a memorial service starting at 7:30 PM. At Dean’s request, in lieu of a traditional funeral, a Life Celebration Party will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2013, beginning at 3:00 PM at Dean’s prior home, north of Dassel. Memorials will be divided between the Dassel and Cokato Fire Departments. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Dassel.