Dale Charles Holtgrave, 48, of Fairview Heights, Ill., born on Aug. 16, 1960, in Belleville, Ill., died on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2008.
Dale was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Fairview Heights, Ill., and worked at Prairie Farms for 24 years in O'Fallon, Ill. He was a member of the Teamsters Union Local 50 in Belleville, Ill.
Dale loved life and was willing to help anyone whenever they needed help. He will truly be missed and loved by all.
Surviving are his loving parents, Charles F. and Gertrude C. Holtgrave of Fairview Heights, Ill.; his brother, Gary (Kathleen) Holtgrave of O'Fallon, Ill.; and a sister, Doris (Morris) Grotsky of Swansea, Ill.; nephews, Scott (fiancee, Angie Albrecht) Grotsky of Swansea, Ill., and Matt Grotsky of Swansea, Ill.; nieces, Valerie (Kirk) Hancock of O'Fallon, Ill., Marlaina Holtgrave of O'Fallon, Ill., Rachel Holtgrave of O'Fallon, Ill., and Jeanine Holtgrave of O'Fallon, Ill and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Memorials may be made to the Holy Trinity Capital Campaign
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008, at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Funeral: A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 505 Fountains Parkway, Fairview Heights, Ill., with Fr. Ray Schultz officiating. Interment will be held at a later date.
LAKE VIEW FUNERAL HOME, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Published by Belleville News-Democrat from Nov. 18 to Nov. 19, 2008.