Marcel Dandeneau, American politician, Died at 85


Marcel Dandeneau was born on June 28, 1931, in Racine, Wisconsin and died on February 9, 2017.
He was an American educator and politician.
He graduated from St. Catherine’s High School in Racine, Wisconsin.
Dandeneau served in the United States Army from 1951 to 1955.
Then, he received his bachelor’s and master’s degree from Dominican College of Racine and was a teacher.
He was a member of the Democratic Party.
Dandeneau served as a Caledonia, Wisconsin town supervisor and as chairman of the town board.
From 1975 to 1979, he served in the Wisconsin State Assembly.
He then served as chief clerk of the Wisconsin Assembly from 1979 to 1981.
During 1975, Dandeneau was charged with misconduct in office, a felony, and violating state campaign laws in connection with unreported campaign contributions and vested interest in granting a liquor license.
Dandeneau was acquitted of the charges in July 1976.
Dandeneau died from cancer at his home in Caledonia, Wisconsin.