KANE - Richard L. Dahl, 82, of 7061 Route 6, passed away Monday (March 17, 2014) at his residence.
Born Jan. 17, 1932, in Kane, he was a son of the late Elof and Ranghild Johnson Dahl. On June 14, 1963, in Kane, he married Adeline "Addy" Damico, who survives.
Mr. Dahl attended college in Williamsport, where he studied mechanics. He then worked as a service representative for Dresser Industries in Olean, N.Y., traveling to six continents as he installed and serviced gas turbines and large industrial equipment around the world. After 31 years of service, he retired in 1986.
Surviving, in addition to his wife Addy Dahl, are a son, Dr. Ron Dahl of Berkeley, Calif.; three granddaughters, Caroline Lindquist of Kane, Julia Dahl of State College and Adelaina Dahl of Berkeley; three grandsons, Scott Dahl of Johnsonburg and Rory Dahl and Robert Dahl, both of Pittsburgh; two great-granddaughters, Madison Lindquist and Kaycie Dahl, both of Kane; a great-grandson, Alex Lindquist of Kane; a sister, Betsy (W. Bernard) Schaming of Haddonfield, N.J.; two nephews, David Schaming and Daniel Schaming; and a niece, Debra Weinstein.
Preceding him in death, besides his parents, was a son, Randy Dahl.
Friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Cummings Funeral Home Inc., where a funeral service will be held noon Friday with the Rev. David Eastman officiating. Burial will be at Kanesholm Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Friends' Memorial Public Library, 230 Chase St., Kane, PA 16735.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com.