Dawson, Garry, age 80, passed away unexpectedly on December 28, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Martha, sisters Dianne, Eileen and Colleen, sisters-in-law Trudy and Jan, brothers-in-law Bill and Jim, and nephew Rob. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Lyn; his children Jeff, Jennifer, Jeanine, Joni, Jacinta and Kristine; grandchildren Winnie, Levi, Jordan, Courtney (Dylan), Kendell, Jade, Lilly Ann, Zoey, Ida, Evie, Jools and Adelyn; siblings Rich, Joe and Mickie (Rick); sister-in-law Peggy (Jim) and brother-in-law Gregg; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Garry was a wonderful stained glass artist and did pieces for all his children, grandchildren and many others. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 8, at St. Mary of the Lake, 4741 Bald Eagle Avenue, White Bear Lake, with visitation one hour prior to service. The family requests that memorial gifts be made to St. Mary of the Lake Church.