Obituaries

Obituaries

Dale Albert Garinger 1932 - 2006 Ozawkie

Services for Dale Albert Garinger, 74, Ozawkie, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Valley Falls. He donated his body for research at Kansas University Medical Center. Mr. Garinger died Monday, Oct. 2, 2006, at his home. He was born Sept. 24, 1932, in Salina, the son of Albert Leslie and Edna Lenora White Garinger. He graduated from Salina High School and attended Kansas State Agricultural School.Mr. Garinger worked for FarMarCo in Hutchinson, C.E. Ehrsam in Abilene and the Herrmann Co. in Kansas City. He retired as a project engineer for Farmland Industries in Kansas City, Mo. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Valley Falls, Meriden Kiwanis Club and Meriden Antique Engine and Threshers Assn. He served as a 4-H leader in Wyandotte, Dickinson and Reno counties.He married Clede Ann Krauss on Aug. 14, 1955, in Holland, Kan. She survives, of the home.Survivors include a daughter, Susan Massy, Lenexa; two sons, Steven, Lawrence, and Ned, Tempe, Ariz.; a sister, Jeanette Prewett, Shepherd, Mich.; and five grandchildren. The family suggests memorials to St. Paul's Lutheran Church or the ALS Assn., Keith Worthington Chapter, sent in care of Mercer Funeral Home, 810 Broadway, Valley Falls 66088.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.mercerfuneralhomes.com">www.mercerfuneralhomes.com</a>.