Dale E. Bukovsky, Sr. Born: November 2, 1941 Died: November 15, 2021 Dale E. Bukovsky, Sr. 80, passed away on Monday November 15, 2021 surrounded by family. Dale was born November 2, 1941 in Chicago to late father, Alex & mother, Edith Bukovsky. He was married to Sandy for 58 years. They were soulmates & a perfect example of a great marriage. He graduated from Reavis High School and Coyne Electrical College. Then completed a 3 year apprenticeship with Allis Chalmers – Komatsu & retired there after 40 years of service as a Heavy Equipment Technician. He was highly regarded as a number one producer and had the largest number of loyal customers. He enjoyed dancing, fishing, boating, shooting and everything outdoors. He was the person you came to if you needed anything rebuilt or repaired. Lawn tractors, golf carts, he didn't refuse anything! He wanted to help anyone who needed it. He was such a wonderful father to children. He was a great role model, teacher & advisor to them & everyone. He was the fun grandpa & they adored him. He was a gathering point for family and friends to whom he was unwavering with his supportiveness & generosity. His sense of humor was infectious and his wisdom will be missed dearly by his family and many friends. Surviving are his wife, Sandra A. Bukovsky of Monticello, IN. His 3 children, Rick Joseph (Debra "Rasor") Bukovsky of Gardner IL, Dale E. Bukovsky Jr. of Plano IL, Laura A. Bukovsky of Sevierville, TN. His 6 grandchildren, Jake Bukovsky, Brooke Bukovsky, Justine McCoy, Alaska R. Bukovsky, Denise Knight and Brittny Bukovsky. And his 5 great grandchildren, Cody Knight, Liam Knight, Maddie Bukovsky, Jack (Bukovsky) Belton, Ryder Bukovsky. Siblings, Gary (wife Diane) Bukovsky, Bill (wife Barb) Bukovsky, Gail Angone. Funeral Location: 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 1, 2021, Memorial Funeral Mass at the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, 543 S. Main Street, Monticello, Indiana, 47960. Miller-Roscka Funeral Home 6368 E. US 24 Monticello, IN 47960 (574) 583-8488
Published by The Herald-News from Nov. 22 to Nov. 24, 2021.