Dale McKinley

FAIRBORN Dale McKinley, age 88, of Fairborn, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at Lifecare Hospital of Dayton. He was born to Thomas & Ethyl (Downs) McKinley on November 22, 1923 in Darbyville, Ohio. He is preceded in death by his parents, and 2 brothers: Gale and Joseph McKinley. He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Kathryn (Andrick) McKinley, daughter Vicky (& life partner Ruth Lipschutz), and son Bruce McKinley, cousin Joan Lathouse and various nieces and nephews. Dale was a 1942 graduate of Monroe High School in Pickaway County. He served as a Combat Infantryman in the 3rd Infantry Division in the European Theater in 1945. He also served in the United States Army Air Forces in the occupation of Germany. He later served in active duty with the Ohio National Guard during the Korean War. He then worked in the Department of the Air Force for the remainder of his career. Dale was a member of the Matchbox Car Collector's Club for many years. He will be missed by all who love him. No public services will be held. The family is being served by Burcham Jennings Funeral Home, 119 E. Main St., Fairborn, Ohio 45324 (937) 878-0711. Online condolences may be sent to www.burchamjennings.com.

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Burcham Jennings Funeral Home
119 East Main Street Fairborn, OH 45324
(937) 878-0711