Dale Eugene Mossburg, age 92, of Lake Odessa, passed away at his home Wednesday, November 6, 2019. Born in Liberty Center, IN, on February 4, 1927, he was the son of Roy and Aenone (Smith) Mossburg. Dale graduated from Warren, IN, High School and International Business College in Ft. Wayne, IN. He served in the US Army as Military Police 1945-46. As an accountant, Dale worked for twenty years at General Electric in Ft. Wayne and Holland. His career continued at Caledonia Public Schools, Howell Public Schools, E. B. I. Breakthru, and the City of Grand Rapids.
Dale was a board member on Holland Board of Education and Lake Odessa Library Board. He was a member of Central United Methodist Church serving as treasurer and chairman of the Administrative Board.
Dale enjoyed golfing, bowling, and reading. People will always remember what a true gentleman he was.
Dale was married to his high school sweetheart, Doris (Stucky) for 63 years. He will be dearly missed by daughters Jean Beckett, Jo Linda (Peter) Walters, Kay (Paul) Davis; grandchildren Amy(Michael)Stark, Beth (Jeff) Paczak, Jo Anna (Chris) Stewart, Jessica (Nate) Jones, Josh ( Natalie) Beckett, Jacob (Alix ) Beckett, Shelby (Mitch) Madland, Taylor ( Jeff) Kunz, Neil (Cassandra) Davis, Eric (Brianne) Davis, and Ellen Davis; and 12 great-grandchildren. Those greeting him in heaven are his wife Doris, daughter Ann Tucker, sons-in -law Joe Tucker and John Beckett, brothers Louis and Leon and sister Nancy Campbell.
According to Dale’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial celebration of his life will begin with visitation 12pm -2PM Saturday, November 9, 2019, at Central United Methodist Church in Lake Odessa with a service at 2 PM followed by a luncheon. He will be laid to rest next to Doris. Memorials may be given to Central United Methodist Church in lieu of flowers.
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