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James T. Dale

James T. "Tom" Dale, 73, of Red Bud, IL, died April 9, 2021, at his residence in Red Bud, IL, surrounded by his family. He was born October 5, 1947, in East St. Louis, IL.

He is survived by his wife Donna Dale; son Rodney Dale; sister Debra Lydens; mother-in-law Juanita Kent; niece Dale Ann Crowell; great nephew Michael Crowell; family and many friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents James L. & Ruth (nee MacZura) Dale, father-in-law Don Kent, and Shena Meyer.

Tom was a Retired Operating Engineer Local 520 and a United States Air Force Veteran.

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Memorial Service:
1:30 PM Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 6421 MM Road  in Red Bud, IL


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Very sorry to hear of Tom's passing. Hugs and prayers to Donna and family

Cindy Betuski and Roger Rees Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

Tom always had a mischievous smile as a kid and an old man with a long beard. So many memories growing us playing together, digging in the dirt or whatever. Prayers and sympathies. Rest in peace my friend

Karen Martin Oplt Apr 11 2021 12:00 AM