Dale proudly served his country in the U.S. Army from 1962-1968. He enjoyed spending his time golfing, bowling, country dancing, playing cards, going to casinos and spending time with his grandchildren. Family was an important part of his life.
Dale is survived by his beloved wife, Linnae (nee Salters); loving children, Darla (Jeffrey) Arndt, Dawn (Daniel) Ferry and Debbie (Daniel) Humphrey; treasured grandchildren, Michael, Brandon, Jessica, Alex, Austin, Andrew, Brayden and Camden; brother, Willard (Karen) Menning; sister, Diane (James) Bayley; step brother, David (Shirley) Bendau; as well as five nieces and two nephews.
Dale is preceded in death by his parents.
Family will receive friends Thursday, March 21, 2013, from 2 until 4, and 6 until 8 P.M., at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 3300 Center Road, Brunswick 44212. Service will be held Friday, March 22, 2013, at 11 A.M., at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman.
Donations can be made to Wounded Warrior Project or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in memory of Dale. Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com