Passed away in Spokane, Washington, on October 13, 2012.
Dale was born in Chicago, Illinois, to David and Betty Davis, on January 21, 1929.
He was honorably discharged from the US Navy as a Lieutenant then continued to serve in the Reserves.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in metallurgical engineering from Missouri School of Mines.
Dale worked for 45 years at Kaiser Trentwood.
Dale is survived by his wife of 54 years, Dorothy; daughters Barbara Young of Cook, WA, Lisa Kane and Carolyn Wiggs both of Spokane, WA; brother Maurice Davis of Caseyville, IL; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Friday, October 19, 2012, 3:00 PM, Pines Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel, 1402 S. Pines, Spokane Valley.
Memorial contributions can be directed to SCRAPS, 2521 N. Flora, Spokane Valley, WA 99216, or the Wounded Warrior Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
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