Dahn & Woodhouse Funeral Homes
Dale Raymond Felix
(September 4, 1948 - December 22, 2013)
Dale Raymond Felix Jr., age 65, of Carroll, IA, passed away on Sunday, December 22, 2013 at his home in Carroll.
Born on September 4, 1948 in Bonneauville, PA., he was the son of Dale Raymond Sr. and Gladys Smith Felix. He grew up in the Gettysburg – Bonneauville, PA area and graduated from Delone Catholic High School. Following high school, he attended Shippensburg University where he played baseball. He then enlisted in the United States Air Force and served in the Philippines. He was married to Debi Stille in 1973 and later remarried to Diane Speichert in 1980. Dale lived in Nebraska where he worked in restaurant management for Shakey's Pizza, Showbiz Pizza, and Wendy's before moving to Carroll in 2008. He enjoyed following his favorite sports teams the Philadelphia Phillies, the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, fishing, and sharing his knowledge on the baseball field. He coached many Carroll Rec League baseball and softball teams as well as the Carroll Crush traveling team. He was a member of St. John ELCA in Carroll, IA.
Dale is survived by three sons: Chad Felix (Amanda) of Carroll, Dale Raymond Felix III (Jackie Alba) of Omaha, and Michael Felix (Kacie Carr) of Carroll; two daughters: Farrah Peterson of Carroll and Jennifer Bendgen (Jason) of Woodbine; his mother Gladys Felix of Bonneauville, PA; twelve grandchildren; three brothers: Jim Felix (Loy) of St. Maries, ID, Dave Felix (Cindy) of Bonneauville, PA, and Ron Felix of Crab Orchard, KY; three sisters: Cathy McMaster of Bonneauville, PA, Diane Adams of York Springs, PA, and Lynn Zepp of York Springs, PA; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Dale was preceded in death by his father Dale Raymond Felix Sr.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll with Rev. Cindy Johnson of St. John ELCA in Carroll officiating. Friends may pay their respects at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll from 5 – 7 P.M. on Friday evening. Casket bearers will be Dale’s grandchildren. Military Honors will be conducted by the Carroll American Legion. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll.