Dale Weiner


July 7, 2012 - 12:00 AM

Dale Edward Weiner, 84, Humboldt, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2012, at Harry Hynes Hospice, Wichita.

Dale was born in Great Falls, Mont., Oct. 12, 1927, the son of Thomas M. and Ellen M. (Broadbent) Weiner. He graduated from Allen County schools. He served his country in the U.S. Army.

Dale was very active in his community, both as a farmer, a drilling contractor, and co-owner of WaY Drilling Company. He owned and operated a truck line with his brother, Joe, until Joe’s death. He was a gentle, caring man, who poured his heart out to others, helping neighbors and strangers alike, without being asked. Dale lived for his family. 

He was a lifelong member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.

Dale is survived by his brothers, William (Billy) J. Weiner and wife Antonia, Lee’s Summit, Mo., and Frank Weiner and wife Patricia, Humboldt; a sister, Jane W. Cooley, Chanute; and many nieces and nephews and will be remembered by many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Joseph and John.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Chanute. Rosary will be recited Sunday at 7 p.m. at the church. The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Penwell-Gabel Johnson Chapel, Chanute. Memorials may left at the funeral home for St. Patrick’s Catholic Church or the American Cancer Society. Leave a message for the family at www.PenwellGabelChanute.com.