Dana Allen Lepien, age 71 passed away on October 26, 2022 in New Richmond WI. Dana was born in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin to Irvin and Lorice Lepien on November 6, 1950. He attended a one room schoolhouse in Clarno, WI and furthered his education in Butternut, WI. He moved to Turtle Lake WI when in 10th grade where he graduated in 1968. He attended UW Eau Claire where he majored in computer science. He enjoyed working for many years in this field in the Minneapolis area. He was married to Mary Meyer on June 9, 1979 and to this union a son, Allen was born. Dana loved music especially the majestic sounds of a great pipe organ. He was a talented pianist and also skilled on the organ. He enjoyed singing in the Chordsmen Barbershop Chorus, the church choir and any other group he could find until declining health ended this activity. He loved a good long audiobook. He found great friendship and support from his AA Club family in New Richmond. Dana was preceded in death by his parents and infant grandson, Allen Michael, and is survived by his son Allen (Natalie), granddaughters Nora, Jolianna, Georgia and Finley, ex wife Mary and sister Kandis (Les) Olson. A Celebration of Dana’s Life was held on Sunday, October 30, 2022 at 2 pm at the New Richmond United Methodist Church 209 E Second St, New Richmond, WI. Visitation was also on Sunday from 1-2 pm at the church. Private interment will be in Mission Cemetery in Trade Lake, WI. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.