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🇺🇸 Dale W. Ferrier, 96 – Served with US Army Air Corps in WWII

Dale W. Ferrier, 96, of Cressona, died Thursday, January 16, at Lebanon Valley Home, Annville.

Dale was born in DuBois, on June 12, 1923, a son of the late Ora (Walk) and William Ferrier.

He was the husband of Betty I. (Heberling) Ferrier, to whom he was married 70 years.

Dale was a graduate of Cressona High School and attended technical school, prior to joining the US Army Air Corps. He served during World War II.

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He was a member of St. Mark’s United Church of Christ, Cressona.

He retired from Alcoa in 1977 as a die repairman.

Dale was a member of Alcoa 25 Year Club.

Dale is survived by two daughters, Diane Hilyard wife of Scott, of Lebanon, and Joan Shollenberger wife of George, of Bethel, three grandchildren: John, Geoffrey, & Timothy, and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at Ebling-Stabingas Funeral Home, Cressona, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 21, with Rev. Kevin Fruchtl officiating.

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A viewing will be held on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Interment with military honors will follow the funeral service at Cressona Cemetery, Cressona.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark’s UCC, 30 Pottsville Street Cressona, PA 17929.

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