Austad, Dean Russell age 74, passed away on 5-23-18. Survived by his wife, Anne, children Deanne Thies (Richard), Tom (Jamie), Heidi Cogan (Donavan), Sean (Michelle), and Chad (Beth) and grandchildren AJ, Matt, Nicholas, Katherine, Clare, Angela, Bridget, Simeon, Amelia, Liam, Julia, Ellie, & Molly, and his siblings Diane Bronson (Jerry), Denyce Logeais, and Dennis (Donna). Preceded in death by his parents Milton & Bette Austad. Dean loved to play cards, go on family vacations to Mexico and fishing trips to Canada. His financial expertise came in handy with his tax & accounting business. He loved to spend time with family & friends. Funeral service will be at Our Lady of Grace Church (5071 Eden Ave, Edina, MN 55436) on Monday, June 4. Visitation begins at 9:30am followed by mass at 11am. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to caringbridge.org or stepslp.org.