Dale L. LaFaber, 84, of Lynch Church Road, Marietta, passed away Monday (Jan. 6, 2014) at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Dale was born Sunday, Sept. 8, 1929, in Marietta, to the late William and Lela Cline LaFaber.
He was a farmer and retired after 42 years from Broughtons Foods. Dale enjoyed gardening and taking care of his lawn and was a member of Lynch Church.
He had been married for 54 years to Bernadine Curtis LaFaber (March 21, 1959), who survives with a son, Larry LaFaber, of Marietta; and brother, Charles LaFaber. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Ralph and Charles LaFaber.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday (Jan. 10, 2014) at the Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike St., Marietta, Ohio, 45750. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday (Jan. 9) at the funeral home. Entombment will follow in East Lawn Mausoleum.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Dr. David Montgomery, Dr. Kelli Cawley, Dr. Eric Goulder and Dr. Palmer for their care.
Memorials may be made to the Strecker Cancer Center/Relay For Life, 401 Matthew St., Marietta, Ohio, 45750. Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com.