GOSHEN — Dale Martin Smith, 85, of Goshen, Ind., passed away on Thursday, March 21, at Courtyard Healthcare Center after an extended illness.
Dale was born to Royce and Pauline (Miller) Smith in Goshen on Oct. 28, 1927. He served his county in the U.S. Army during World War II. He had worked for Goshen Rubber, giving them 50 years of dedicated service.
Dale is survived by his wife, Mary; one son, Martin; and two daughters, Cindy and Roxy, all of Arizona, two stepdaughters; Vicki Hartman of Elkhart, Ind., and Kathy (Dwight) Dean of Syracuse, Ind.; two stepsons; Mick (Joan) Hausbach and Kim (Becky) Hausbach, both of Goshen; four step-grandchildren and eight step-great-grandchildren.
Cremation has taken place. A private committal will take place in Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Mich., at a later date.