Dale E. Herren Died - March 16, 2013 Plainfield - Dale E. Herren, 53, of Canterbury Rd. beloved husband of Cynthia (Smith) Herren passed away Saturday morning at his home. He was born July 31, 1959 in Carthage, Illinois a son of the late Arthur and Virginia (Cline) Herren and had resided in northeast Connecticut for over 25 years. Dale was a U. S. Navy veteran. He was employed at Mohegan Sun Casino for the past 17 years and was a member of the Christian Motorcycle Assoc. and the Patriot Guard Riders. Besides his wife he leaves two sons Jesse Herren and his wife April of Putnam, Seth Herren of Sterling; three stepsons Chris Cameron and his wife Deanna of OK, Corey Smith and James Shanks both of Ill His former wife Tena Fitzgerald of Sterling, a brother Roger Herren of Ill and a sister Marie Sicking of OK; three grandchildren Olivia, Jaetyn and Ryder. He was predeceased by a grandson Bentley Shanks. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday at 10:00 A.M. at the Voluntown Baptist Church. A visiting hour will be held from 9-10 A.M. at the church. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the family. Dougherty Bros. Funeral Home, Plainfield is assisting the family.