October 30, 1926 - February 15, 2014
Lou was born in Kindred, North Dakota to C.J. and Gertrude Dahlen. He married Lorraine Evenson in 1945. Lou drove trucks for West Coast Grocery until he retired. He is survived by his wife Lorraine of 68 years, son Russ (Patti) Dahlen, Daughter Joanne (Foster) Thayer, 4 grandchildren, 1 great grandson, 3 step grandchildren, and 8 step great grandchildren. We want to thank the caregivers and staff at the Willson House along with Gentiva Hospice for all their help and support with Lou. At his request, there will be no service. Online condolences can be made at www.weddle-funeral.com. Arrangements entrusted to Weddle Funeral Services, Stayton.
Published in StatesmanJournal on Feb. 19, 2014