Dieter Lutz Ballack, 91, of Cloquet, died August 12, 2018. He was born in Weiswasser, East Germany. Preceded in death was his beloved wife, Maria, of 66 years. He is survived by daughters Christine and Sylvia (Mark) and four wonderful grandchildren: Amanda, Joshua, Christian and Heidi.
Dieter obtained his Forestry degree in East Germany and worked for the MN DNR for 35+ years where he retired as a Regional Area Supervisor. His love of nature carried into his daily life as he would bring home flowers, pussy willows, mushrooms and Christmas trees that he shared with his family. Dieter was also an avid and accomplished deer hunter with many trophies hanging on his walls.
Funeral service will be held August 27th @ 11:00 AM at Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Cloquet followed by lunch.