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Dale E. Slater Sr.

July 24, 1932 ~ November 18, 2021 (age 89)

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Obituary

 

Dale E. Slater Sr., age 89, of Huntington, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 7:05 pm at Envive of Huntington.  He graduated from Warren High School in 1952 and served in the US Army and received the Korean Service Medal with Bronze Star.  He worked in set-up at Majestic.  Dale enjoyed bowling, fishing and hunting.

 

Dale was born July 24, 1932, in Wells County, a son of Joseph Chester and Rosa May (Bricker) Slater.  In 1955 he married his beloved wife Janet Burns and she passed away in 1982. He is survived by 3 sons Dale E. Slater Jr. of Huntington, David A. Slater of Andrews, Rick D. Slater of Huntington, 3 daughters Mary E. Winters of Arkansas, Joan A. Jiosa of Huntington, Lisa R. (John) Martin of Huntington, a sister Pauline Wells of Bluffton, 9 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by 4 brothers Kenneth, Robert, Farron, Raymond Slater and 2 sisters Thelma Fuller and Violet Ramsey.

 

Visitation will be held Monday, November 22 from 5-7 pm and Tuesday, November 23 from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon preceding the 12:00 noon funeral service at Deal-Rice Funeral Home- Huntington Chapel.  Pastor Jim Splawn will officiate.  Burial will follow in Gardens of Memory.

 

Preferred memorials are to Mission House or the Family c/o Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750. 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
November 22, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Deal-Rice Funeral Homes
338 E. Washington St
Huntington, IN 46750

Visitation
Tuesday
November 23, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Deal-Rice Funeral Homes
338 E. Washington St
Huntington, IN 46750

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 23, 2021

12:00 PM
Deal-Rice Funeral Homes
338 E. Washington St
Huntington, IN 46750

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