Charles Dale Archibald

April 8, 1925November 25, 2013

Magna- Charles Dale Archibald, passed away peacefully at the VA Hospital November 25, 2013 while surrounded by his family. He was born April 28, 1925 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Charles S. and Larue Leishman Archibald. He married Pauline Schow, August 19, 1945 in the Salt Lake Temple and raised their three children.

Dale served in the 10th Mountain Division in Northern Italy during WWII. He lived for his family. He was a great tease and loved to sing. Dale worked as a temple worker in the Jordan River Temple. Most of all he loved his children and grand children.

He is survived by his children, Gordon (Glenda), Wendy (Dick) Harkness, Corinne Cerise, 12 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, 1 brother, 3 sisters.

Funeral services will be held 11 am, Saturday November 30, 2013 at the Spencer 2nd Ward, 8059 West 2700 South Magna, Utah. Visitations will be 6-8 pm Friday November 29, 2013 at Peel Funeral Home, 8525 West 2700 South, Magna, and 10-10:45 am at the church prior to services. Interment: Valley View Memorial Park. Condolences:


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Mark Harris

December 2, 2013

Arch was like an uncle to me him and my dad were great friends. We used to go pheasant hunting in Nephi Arch had the best hunting dogs in the state. He always had a great story and he always made us laugh. I will miss him R.I.P. Arch say hello for me to my Mom and Dad.

Silvia & Dennis Nuckles

November 29, 2013

Our deepest sympathy to each of the family members. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you at this time. Uncle Dale was a marvelous person with a great sense of humor and we have many wonderful memories of him and your outstanding family.

All our love,

Shirley Rogers

November 28, 2013

We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to Gordon, Wendy, and Corrine. Uncle Dale was a very gentle loving man. My husband Jim and our daughter Rachelle were very grateful for all of his help with the Archibald genealogy. I know my mother Elaine loved Dale very much.
With Love
Shirley Larsen Rogers and Jim Rogers

Britney Lee

November 27, 2013

Dale sure was a sweet man! I can think of so many good stories and fond memories of him. He will be sorely missed. He was very sweet to my dear Grandmother Pauline, and I will always be thankful for that. Ciao Baby!!

Karen (Larsen) Ruff

November 27, 2013

Uncle Dale was one those very special uncles. He must be having a wonderful reunion! My sympathy goes out to Gordon, Wendy and Corinne and their families. He was a fantastic man.

lew panopulos

November 27, 2013

I remember Dale talking about his war experiences. It was good talking with him down at Kat's garage. he was a good man.