H. Dale Organ, age 67, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 12:27 PM at his residence. He was born on October 21, 1944 in North Lewisburg, Ohio, to the late William Organ & Jaunice (Robinson) Ryan.
Dale is survived by his wife, Audrey (Quilling) Organ of Greenville; sons, Brian (Gina Smith) Townsend of Union City, Ohio, and Charles Organ of Ohio; daughter, Nicki Gilbert and Toby Gilbert of Greenville; step daughter, Christine Shank of Englewood, Ohio; step son, Richard Allen (Aurora) Shank of Panama City, Fl.; grandchildren, Kyle Organ, Brandon Gilbert, Kayla Gilbert, Kelsey Gilbert, Jason Shaw, Matthew Townsend, Benjamin Townsend, Joseph Bright, Jesse Bright, Sydnee Townsend, Brooklyn Hunley, Brandon Townsend, and Mahala Townsend; sisters, Norma Dakin of Ansonia, Ohio, Virginia (Dave) Petty of Union Town, Ohio, and Carole (Richard) McClay of Florida; half sister, Judy Smith of Florida; nieces and nephews, Jennifer (David) Plentovich, Deanne (Scott) Howell, Shawn Gowens, Ann (Mark) Beste, Robert Petty, Danette (David) Fitzgerald, Chris (Deana) McClay, Adam McClay, and Matt (Wendy) Minnich; as well as numerous great nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his brother, William Organ Jr.; sister, Susan Davis; and great grandson, Jayden Shaw.
Dale worked at the Royal Crest Dairy in Dayton, Ohio, City of Eaton, and delivered papers for the Greenville Advocate. He served in the Vietnam War as a member of the United States Navy. He loved fishing, boating, motorcycles and computers. He was a former member of the VFW, American Legion and Eagles.
There will be a service held on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Rob Dauber officiating. Burial will be in the Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio at 2:00 PM. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com