Robert Dale Ahle

Ahle, Robert Dale
76 of Clayton, NC passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on January 12, 2012 in Raleigh, NC. He was born in New Ulm, Minn. on May 25, 1935, the son of Martin C. and Hazel M. Ahle. He was the beloved husband of 47 years to Sue Lamb Ahle from Tempe, AZ. Remembered by his children, William Andrew Ahle, Heather Eakins, Jennifer Carrie Ahle Padgett and R. Brian Padgett and his dear granddaughters, Allison Padgett and Ashleigh Padgett. He is survived by his sister Doris Ahle Johnson of Phoenix, AZ., and his brother in-law Richard W. Lamb of Payson, AZ. Robert honorably served in the U.S. Army, graduated from Arizona State University and enjoyed his second love & career as a chemical engineer in the semi-conductor business. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Duke Raleigh Oncology Center, 3404 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609. Arrangements have been made by McLaurin at Pinecrest, Funerals & Cremation in Clayton. Condolences may be made to the family at Arrangements by McLaurin at Pinecrest, Funerals & Cremations, Clayton.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 14, 2012