Dennis K. Dale
December 16, 1943 – April 12, 2019
Dennis K. Dale, 75, of Elkhart, passed away at his home on Friday, April 12, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Victoria L. Dale…one son, Brian A. Dale, of Corydon, IN and two granddaughters, Mallory D. Dale and Meghan E. Dale, both of Ferdinand, IN. Dennis was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Roger R. Dale.
Dennis was born December 16, 1943 to Cecil E. and Leona K. Dale. Dennis served as a Business Representative for Local 150 of the International Union of Operating Engineers, District #6 for 17 years. Additionally, Dennis was a Past President of the Local 150 Operating Engineers State Branch Council, Vice President of the Indiana State Building Trades Council and Secretary/Treasurer of the St. Joseph Valley Building & Construction Trades Council. Dennis served as a Trustee of the AFL-CIO Council and was a Board Member of the Elkhart Urban Enterprise Association. For his service and dedication to the members of Local 150, Dennis was honored with the Sagamore of the Wabash award by the State of Indiana.
Dennis was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church in Elkhart.
Dennis was an avid golfer and treasured time spent with his family and friends.
A memorial service for Dennis K. Dale will take place at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday April 18, 2019 at Bubb Funeral Chapel in Mishawaka. Friends may visit the family from 10:00a.m. until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the FaithMission in Elkhart.