Dorren James Woodiwiss, age 44, of Princeton died unexpectedly at his home on June 17, 2007. Private family services will be held.
Dorren James Woodiwiss was born August 8, 1962 in Tachikawa, Japan, where his father was serving in the Air Force, to Ross and Kathleen Woodiwiss. The family later moved to Louisiana, Kansas and then to Minnesota in 1968. Dorren graduated from Princeton High School, Class of 1980. He worked with horses and then earned a gunsmithing degree at Pine Technical College in Pine City. He later earned a degree from the Culinary Arts Institute in Oregon. Dorren was a gourmet cook. He was also a passionate sportsman enjoying hunting, fishing and taxidermy.
Dorren was preceded in death by his father, Ross. He is survived by his mother, Kathleen Woodiwiss of Princeton; 2 brothers, Sean (Denise) and their children, Alexa, Amber, Seth and Arienne of Princeton, Heath of Princeton; and by many other relatives and friends.