Dale was a kind son/nephew who would always lend a helping to hand to any stranger he met. Growing up he always had pets of his own. Dale was a devoted family man to his wife and daughter. He had a passion of working on cars and especially his 1951 Jeep Willeys.

Dale had a special place in his heart for his side kick Cahouna (cat) of 18 years up until a few months before his passing. Dale also leaves behind a special Grand Doggie Cody who is currently battling bladder cancer.