Dale R. Wetzel
JOLIETT • Dale R. Wetzel, 56, of Joliett, formerly of Tremont, died suddenly Aug. 2 at his home.
Born Jan. 14, 1964, in Pottsville, he was a son of the late Ralph and Gladys Harris Wetzel.
Dale was a graduate of Pine Grove High School.
He was employed as a maintenance mechanic for Sterman Masser Inc., Sacramento, and as a tool and die repairman at Zemco, Williamstown. He was of the Lutheran faith.
He was a member of the Sunnyside Hunting Club, Little Runs Sportsman Club, Valley View Gun Club and the Erdmans Sportsmans Assn. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Dennis Wetzel.
Surviving are his three sons, Dustin Wetzel and Drew Wetzel, both of Tremont, and Doug Wetzel of Valley View; a sister, Gale Krammes of Joliett with whom he resided; and six grandchildren.
A funeral service was held Aug. 7 at the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City. Burial was in St. John’s Cemetery, Tremont.
Memorial donations in Dale’s name should be made to the Chase Coleman Medical Expense Fund, c/o Gratz Bank, 1625 W. Main St., PO Box 816, Valley View PA 17983.
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