Donald "D.L." Hale 1935 - 2007 Tonganoxie
Linwood - Graveside services for Donald "D.L." Hale, 71, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Mount Sidney Cemetery in Linwood.Mr. Hale died Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2007, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center.He was born Sept. 25, 1935, in Bonner Springs and was a lifelong resident of the area. Mr. Hale served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He worked for many years in the trucking industry and most recently drove for Palmer Trucking in Bonner Springs. He was chief of police in Linwood in the 1970s.Survivors include two daughters, Natalie Mulryan and Kathy Wilson, both of Eudora; two sons, Charles, Lawrence, and Jeff, Overland Park; a sister, Donna Clark, Cameron, Mo.; a brother, Lester, Overland Park; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home in Bonner Springs.