Dale E. Kneubuhler
June 20, 1926 – May 7, 2018
Dale E. Kneubuhler, 91, of Woodburn, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 at The Cedars, Leo. Born June 20, 1926 in Woodburn, he was a son of the late Daniel and Lola (Darling) Kneubuhler. A graduate of Woodburn High School, he proudly served in the U.S. Air Force as an Aircraft Mechanic. He was a lifelong farmer and also was a fuel oil truck deliverer with Standard Oil for many years. He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church. On June 28, 1951, he married the love of his life, Donna (Hershberger) Kneubuhler, who resides in Woodburn. Dale’s passion was farming; he also enjoyed machine repair on his equipment and golfing in his younger years. He is also survived by his sister, Mary Ruth Mueller of Rockford, Mich.; 17 nieces and nephews, and numerous great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great nieces; and great-great nephews. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Edna, Helen Boterf, Donald, and Merlin; and brother-in-law, Ken Mueller. Funeral Service will be 11:00am on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 18330 SR 37, Harlan, with calling one hour prior. Pastor Amy Beitelschees-Albers officiating. Calling will also be 4-8pm on Friday, May 11, 2018 at Hockemeyer Funeral Home, 17629 SR 37, Harlan. Burial at Scipio Cemetery, Harlan. Memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church. For online condolences, please visit www.hockemeyerfuneralhome.com.
- Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
- Calling Friday, May 11, 2018
- Calling Saturday, May 12, 2018
- Funeral Service Saturday, May 12, 2018