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Dale E. Eppley

Dale E. Eppley, 75, of Thornville, passed away on June 6, 2012, at his home. He was born on July 17, 1936, in Millersburg, Ohio, to the late Christian Arthur and Olga Lucille (Hall) Eppley.

He is survived by his loving family: three children, Kenny (Diane) Moore, Daleena Nelson, and Deedra (Jerry Castle) Hess; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one sister, Gwen “Sis” Litzinger; three brothers, James “Sonny” (Carol) Eppley, Edgar “Teddy” (Helen) Eppley, and Jack “Buddy” (Nancy) Eppley; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Dale was preceded in death by his wife, Norvagene Owens Eppley; his son, Kyle Eppley; and his sister, Helen Hall.

A funeral service, celebrating Dale’s life, was held June 11, 2012, at the Thornville home of Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. Burial followed in Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville.

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Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, Thornville, is honored to care for the Eppley Family.

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