Dallis William Rash
1930 - 2020
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Dallis William Rash of Quarryville, Pa. passed away Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, at home surrounded by family. He was 90.

He was born Sept. 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 Corps, 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. After retiring he worked part time as a CPA with a firm in Newtown, Pa. Dallis also was 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.

He was an avid golfer and tennis player. Dallis was a strong supporter of community service and was a member of the Newtown, Pa. and Middletown, Del. 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 (Gray) Rash; son, Darren Rash (Susan) of Schwenksville, Pa.; two brothers, Harry of Newark, Del. and Philip of Hudson, Fla.; sister, Patricia Radamaker of La Verne, Calif.; grandson, Darren Rash Jr. (Stephanie) of Spokane, Wash.; granddaughter, Kristen Rash of Knoxville, Tenn.; and four great-grandchildren, AJ Alam, Benjamin Alam, Dean Rash and Rachael Rash.

In addition to his parents, Dallis was preceded in death by his son, Dean Lee Rash, three brothers, Cecil Rash, Lee Rash, and Kenneth Rash, and sister, Katrina (Rash) Van DeWater.

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, at Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 308 Possum Park Rd., Newark, DE 19711, where family and friends may begin visiting at 6 p.m. Interment for Dallis will be held privately at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear, Del.

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 St., Newark, DE 19711.

To send online condolences, please visit the funeral home's web site below.

R.T. Foard & Jones Funeral Home,

Newark, Del.


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Published in Bucks County Courier Times on Oct. 20, 2020.
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October 23, 2020
I could always count on great conversations with Dallis. He was more than a neighbor. Dallis was a great American who loved and served his country. I am proud to have had a friendship with someone I truly respected. I hope Louise, Darren, and family take comfort knowing Dallis was a great man a symbol of a man of his generation! I am saddened and my thoughts are with the family.
Chia Chang
October 22, 2020
Dear Louise, so very sorry to read about the passing of Dallas and hope all the wonderful memories you made will give you comfort and peace at this very difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Gail and Joe Griskowitz
October 21, 2020
My deepest condolences to the Rash family. You will be in my prayers.
Matt Grexa
October 21, 2020
So sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Rash. He was such a gentleman.
Your family's kindness to me when I first moved to Newtown will never be forgotten. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Jack Heverly
October 21, 2020
Louise I am so sorry to hear of Dallis 's passing I have such fond memories of playing tennis with you and Dallis at George School. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sis Funari
October 21, 2020
Condolences, also on behalf of my mother Patricia Radamaker (Rash) to aunt Louise and cousin Darren and all the Rash family, for their loss.
Dallis William Radamaker
October 19, 2020
Dallis,It was an honor to have you as a friend, you will be missed.
Rob Shannon
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
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
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
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
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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