Dale W. Artler, 82, of Oberlin, passed away at New Life Hospice of St. Joseph, Lorain, after a short illness. He was born May 8, 1930 in North Olmsted.
He worked as a Heavy Equipment operator for Local 18 for 45 years, retiring in 1993. He enjoyed his horses very much.
He is survived by his wife, Sally D. Artler of Oberlin; daughter, Darcy (Rex) Remington of Elyria; loving grandchildren; and sister, Laura Jones of Niles, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his father, Arthur Artler; mother, Iona Artler; brother, Anthony Bonacci; and sister, Jeanette Janus.
Memorial service will be held 11:30 A.M., Friday, January 4, 2013 at New Russia Twp. Hall, Oberlin.
Memorial Contributions may be made to New Life Hospice, 3500 Kolbe Rd., Lorain, OH 44053.
Online condolences may be made to www.cowlingfuneralhomeoh.com