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Richard T. "Dick" Dale of Windsor, CO, formerly of Boulder, died in April 2016 at Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland. He was 84.
At his wish, Dick was cremated. A reception in celebration of Dick's life will be held at St. Martin de Porres Catholic Chuch, 3300 Table Mesa Dr, Boulder, CO 80305 on Satuday, June 11, 2016 from 1:00 to 4:00 P.M.
Dick was born in 1932 in Niagara Falls, New York. He met the love of his life, Florence, while in High School and they were married in 1952.
Dick enlisted in the United States Army during the Korean War, receiving a Bronze Star for his heroic achievements.
Dick was an entrepreneur and former co-owner of ADK Pressure Equipment CO. His business partners became like brothers, creating lifelong friendships that translated down through the generations. He was passionate about golf, hosting many a successful business meeting "on the green" and loved teaching his grandchildren. He often found peace out on the streams of "God's Country" Colorado where he fished with his children.
Survivors: wife, Florence Dale of Windsor, CO, daughter, Kathy Dale of Denver, CO, sons, Paul Dale of Henderson, CO, Rob Dale of Holland, MI, and David Dale of Ft. Collins, CO, sister Beverly Dale of Buffalo, NY, two granddaughters: Shannon Dale of Ft. Collins, CO and Lauren Dale of Ft. Myers, FL and two grandsons: Matthew Dale and Phillip Dale of Ft. Collins, CO.
Contributions: The First Tee of Denver, 2500 York Street, Denver, CO 80205.
Published on June 3, 2016
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