DALE H. DEITEMYER

 

DALE H. DEITEMYER  

Died on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at age 78 in Rockville, MD. A memorial service will be held on Friday, April 5, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Rockville United Church, 355 Linthicum Street.
He is survived by beloved wife, Grace (Hellwig); sons, David (Joan), Daniel (Julie), Douglas (Veronika), Dean (Kathy) and Donn (Trish), 13 grandchildren, his sister, Jane; and a niece and nephew. Dale will be remembered for his devotion to family, his quiet dignity and a lifetime of helping others. Born and raised in northwestern Ohio, Dale served in the Army, was a farm owner earlier in life, and after graduating from the University of Michigan continued his working career for NOAA as an oceanographer in Rockville MD. Upon retirement, Dale volunteered in disaster relief for the American Red Cross and other local causes. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Dale may be made to the American Red Cross (703-584-8442) or Heifer International (teamheifer.heifer.org/daledeitemyerdonations).



Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 30, 2013