(Dassel MN-) Former Senator Steve Dille of Dassel passed away Wednesday at the age of 75. Dille, a Republican, was a veterinarian and served in the Minnesota House from 1987 to 1993, and in the Minnesota Senate from 1993 to 2011. The Litchfield native was also known as an excellent horsemen. In high school Dille was involved in rodeo, and was named All Around Cowboy in 1962 and 63. Funeral services for Dille will be held at a later date due to coronavirus pandemic.