Dale Eugene Knee
November 22, 1929 ‒ November 17, 2017
MANSFIELD: Dale Eugene Knee went to be with the Lord Friday, November 17, 2017 a few days shy of his 88th birthday.
He was born November 22, 1929 in Ashland to parents Raymond, Sr. & Theresa Marie (Brown) Knee. After he graduated from Ashland High School with the class of 1947, he proudly served his country by joining the US Air Force.
He married Florence Curtis on July 15, 1951. Dale worked with Sprint/United for over 30 years until retirement.
In spare time, he enjoyed watching and playing golf, traveling, and taking on home projects. He was adored by his family and will be remembered as a good man who was always ready and willing to help. Dale and his wife attended Hayesville United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Florence Knee of Mansfield; his daughter Teresa (John) Anderson of Westerville; grandson Andrew (Destiny) Knee of Mansfield; great-grandchildren Denelle, Lee, Aiden, and Bella; daughter-in-law Linda Knee; and a brother Raymond Knee, Jr. of California.
In addition to his parents, Dale was preceded in death by his son Rex Knee; brothers Courtney (Rita) Abbott and Herb (Ramona) Knee; and sister-in-law Betty Knee.
His family will receive friends 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 22, 2017 in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where a funeral service honoring Dale’s life will be held at 1 p.m. Celebrant Dave Roberts will speak and burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park.
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