Dallis Rash
1930 - 2020
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Dallis Rash

Quarryville, PA - Dallis William Rash, age 90, of Quarryville, PA passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020 at home surrounded by family. He was born on September 14, 1930 in London Britain Township, PA to the late William (Brack) Rash and Luna Capitola (Henderson) Rash.

Dallis graduated from Newark High School in 1950, after which he joined the United States Marine Corp having served as a drill instructor at Paris Island and seeing active duty in the Korean War. While serving in the reserves for the 16th Rifle Company in Wilmington, he attended the University of Delaware and graduated with a degree in Accounting and passed his CPA examination in Virginia. During Dallis' working career he was an auditor for the U.S Government General Accounting Office, a financial officer of Madison Fund, a financial officer of Lenox and owner of Newtown Office and Computer Supply and after retiring he worked part time as a CPA with a firm in Newtown PA. Dallis was also an Associate Professor of Accounting at the University of Delaware and Cairn University and also served as Tax Collector for Upper Makefield Township, Bucks County, PA.

Dallis was an avid golfer and tennis player. He was a strong supporter of community service and was a member of the Newtown, PA and Middletown, DE Rotary Clubs for over 30 years with a passion for their Pedals for Progress program sending used bikes to third world countries.

Dallis is survived by his wife of 65 years, Louise Rash (Gray); son, Darren Rash (Susan) of Schwenksville, PA; two brothers: Harry of Newark, DE, Philip of Hudson, FL; sister, Patricia Radamaker of La Verne, California; grandson, Darren Rash, Jr (Stephanie) of Spokane, Washington; granddaughter, Kristen Rash of Knoxville, TN; and four great-grandchildren: AJ Alam, Benjamin Alam, Dean Rash and Rachael Rash. In addition to his parents, Dallis is preceded in death by his son, Dean Lee Rash; three brothers: Cecil Rash, Lee Rash, Kenneth Rash and sister, Katrina Van DeWater (Rash).

A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on October 23, 2020 at Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 308 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE 19711, where family and friends may begin visiting at 6:00 p.m. Interment for Dallis will be held privately at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear, DE. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to "Reformed University Fellowship- International" at the University of Delaware or "Pastor-In-Residence " and sent in care of R.T. Foard & Jones Funeral Home, 122 W. Main Street, Newark, DE 19711. To send online condolences, please visit www.rtfoard.com.




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Published in The News Journal from Oct. 17 to Oct. 18, 2020.
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October 19, 2020
Dallis,It was an honor to have you as a friend, you will be missed.
Rob Shannon
Friend
October 19, 2020
Louise, We were so sorry to hear of Dallis's passing. We enjoyed the times we spent together, and send our condolenses to you and your family. Stay well, stay strong. Your friends, Ellen Arthur, Bob Willison
Ellen Arthur
Friend
October 19, 2020
Condolences and prayers of peace to the family. May the prayers and love that surround bring a measure of comfort during this difficult time. He will live on in your hearts through the memories you shared. Elizabeth Neal 625 Southerness Drive
Elizabeth Neal
Neighbor
October 19, 2020
Louise, we send you our love. We are praying God's peace and comfort for you and the entire Rash family.
Bev and Bill Walker
Neighbor
October 18, 2020
Mr. Rash was always a friendly smile and kind neighbor on Fox Lane where I grew up. He and his wife were good friends to my parents, Helen and Dick Brown. My condolences to the whole Rash family.
Patty Brown Walklet
October 18, 2020
May the Lord surround Dallis's family at this time, and give them strength and peace.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Louise and the family.
Agnes & Ted at Legacy
Agnes Cieslak
Neighbor
October 18, 2020
We cherish the fond memories of Uncle Dallas. Our thoughts and prayers are with our family. Love, Bryan, Heather, Ryan, & Amy Rash
Heather & Bryan Rash
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