Obituaries & Tributes

Harold Morris Burnell Dahle

Harold Morris Burnell Dahle, 89, a longtime resident of Creswell, passed away March 24, 2020.  

Harold was born April 3, 1930, in Caledonia, Minn., to Albert and Lesa (Smestad) Dahle. He graduated from Marcola High School in 1949. He served in the Korean War from Feb. 14, 1951, to Nov. 13, 1952.  

He married Carroll J. Nestle on June 30, 1954, in Springfield. They celebrated their 60th anniversary in 2014. Caroll passed away on Dec. 28, 2014.

Harold was a lumber grader for Rosboro Lumber Company, retiring on April 3, 1992. He enjoyed camping, working in his woodshop and remodeling houses.

Harold is survived by daughters, Rita (Joe) Cooper and Diane Henderson; son, Keith (Sherry) Dahle; eight grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. There will be a private celebration of life at a later date. 



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