Dale L. Storlie, 81
Dale L. Storlie, age 81, of Hastings, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, at United Hospital in St. Paul.
Dale was born June 21, 1932, in Elko, Minn., to Lester and Mildred (Henry) Storlie. He was a 1950 graduate of Lakeville High School, and served in the MN National Guard and the U.S. Air Force. Dale married Barbara Ann Wilson on Aug. 3, 1957, at the United Methodist Church in Hastings. He worked as an inspector and welder for Dispatch Industries of Lakeville, prior to his retirement. Dale was a member of the VFW and Eagles Club of Hastings.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Barbara.
Dale is survived by his six children, James (Robin) Storlie of Little Falls, Dennis (Keala) Storlie of Modesto, Calif., Alan (Sandy) Storlie, Mark (Gabrielle Gamboa) Storlie, Michele Storlie and Mike (Jodi) Storlie, all of Hastings; also 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren; sister Lorraine (Reinold) Lemke of Northfield; and brother Lee (Diane) Storlie of Burnsville.
The memorial service, officiated by Gordon Gathright, will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 E. 7th St., Hastings, with visitation held one hour prior to the service. The Interment, with Military Honors provided by the Hastings VFW Lyle Russell Post #1210 will be held at Lakeside Cemetery, Hastings.
Arrangements were made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419. www.caturia-smidtfh.com