Dale was employed as a mechanic with Republic Services for 34 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family who describe him as a good guy with a jolly soul. Dale will be lovingly remembered for his sincerity and generosity.
Survivors include his wife of 13 years, Norma (nee Mercure); daughters, Heather Linden of Elyria, Crystal Linden of North Ridgeville; son, Dale of Lakewood; grandchildren, Rindy Linden, Jacob Westbrook and Kristofer Linden; father, Carl of North Ridgeville; sisters, Shirley Moore of North Ridgeville, Joyce (Wayne) Hayes of Elyria; brothers, Mark (Fran) of South Carolina, Alan (Laurie) of North Ridgeville, Matt (Betty) of Grafton, Eric of Olmsted Falls and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Linden; grandchild, Matthew Linden; and brothers, David and Peter Linden.
Friends may call Monday, October 29, 2012 from 4 P.M., until the time of service at 8:30 P.M., at the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the benevolence of the Linden Family at any first Merit Bank branch.
For further information or to send an online condolence, please visit www.bognerfamilyfuneralhome.com