Age 81, of Eagan, MN passed on April 9, 2016 after a rewarding life helping many children and families pursue happy and productive lives. Dale was born on July 4, 1934 in Louisville, KY, the first child of Albert and Tobie Nathan. He was a protective and loving brother to Barb Liebschutz of St. Louis, MO and Audrey Weinstein of Buffalo Grove, IL. He was a loving father to Chris-Ann Wilkoske. Dale earned a BS in Political Science and Psychology and a Bachelor of Law Degree from the University of Kentucky. He then worked as an Administrative Assistant, Contracts Administrator and Contracts Manager for the City of Louisville, Kentucky. Dale had a distinguished military career, serving as U.S. Army Medical Reserve during the Korean War. In 1965 Dale moved to Minnesota to accept a position as General Counsel for the Sperry Univac Division of the Sperry Rand Corporation, where he served for 13 years. In addition to this position, Dale served as Adjunct Professor and Co-Director of the Government Contracts Program at the University of St. Thomas Graduate School of Business, as well as teaching for 10 years at the Religions of the World Temple Israel and Temple of Aaron. Dale's illustrious career includes being admitted to the Minnesota state and federal courts, the United States Supreme Court and the United States Court of Federal Claims. Dale served as President of the National Contract Management Association, and was part of a historic cultural exchange mission during the 1989 Tanananian Square Massacre. He worked as law editor of the United States Bureau of National Affairs, and provided more than 30 years tireless service as a volunteer attorney for Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services. Dale was active politically, acting as Chair of the Independence Party Platform Committee and a member of the party's Executive Council. Dale served as a foster parent for many years, fostering numerous children. He will be missed by them, as well as his nieces and nephews that remember him fondly. Graveside Service 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at TEMPLE OF AARON CEMETERY 1690 Dale St. Roseville. Donations can be made to the Union Gospel Mission in St. Paul. Hodroff-Epstein 651-698-8311 www.hodroffepstein.com
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Published by Pioneer Press from Apr. 10 to Apr. 11, 2016.