Schiffmann, Dane Elmer

Schiffmann, Dane Elmer

April 27, 1956 – June 2, 2018
Age 62 of Saint Louis Park, died June 2, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. Dane was born on April 27, 1956, in Mpls. He grew up with his parents and two siblings. Dane met his wife while working at Snyder Drug, and they married on a very hot day on September 9, 1978, in a church with no air conditioning. One of his greatest accomplishments was being a father to his three wonderful daughters whom he loved with all his heart. Dane had a goal to become a published author, and he was able to hold his third book in his hand before he died. Preceded in death by his daughter, Sarah; father, Elmer; mother, Maurine. Survived by wife, Debbie (Welch), daughters, Katie and Amy, brother, Mark (Debbie), twin sister, Dawn (Carlyle), and a plethora of in-laws and nieces and nephews. His love of photography sums up his life with “Just one more picture, please.” Memorial Service for Dane will be on Saturday, June 9 at 1:00 pm at Calvary Lutheran Church, 7250 Golden Valley Rd., Golden Valley, MN 55427. Everyone is welcome to celebrate Dane’s life. (Published in the Star Tribune on June 8, 2018).