Later childhood was spent in Pasco, WA.
He married Norma Bolton on August 13, 1961.
Dale graduated from Walla Walla College with a Masters of Education.
After living in Spokane and College Place, Washington, he spent many years in the Portland area and worked at the Portland Adventist Medical Center.
Dale and Norma retired and moved to Deer Park, WA.
Through the years he enjoyed boating, bird watching and photography.
He will be remembered as a hardworking, tolerant and understanding man by those who knew him.
Dale is survived by his wife Norma, his son Rodney Wendt (Anne), son-in-law Jim Wallace (Rocio), five grandchildren, three great-granddaughters, and sister Marilyn Beck (Gordon).
Dale was preceded in death by his daughter Cherri Wallace and by his parents.
A memorial service will be held in Dale’s honor on Sunday, August 25th at 11am at the Linwood Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Spokane.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Palisades Christian Academy at 1115 Government Way Spokane, WA 99224.
Arrangements entrusted to Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, 1306 N. Monroe, Spokane, WA 99201