Dale C. Mordal, 75
Dale C. Mordal, age 75 of McGregor, formerly of Elk River died Sunday, January 27, 2013 at his home.
Dale was born April 3, 1937 at Elk River, Minnesota the son of Clarence and Audrey (Little) Mordal. He grew up and attended schools in Elk River and Waseca, Mn. He worked on farms and also worked in the mines on the iron range for a time.
He married Marcella A. Kreger on April 4, 1959 at St. John Lutheran Church in Elk River. They made their home in Elk River and Dale worked as an over the road trucker for a time and then worked for Elk River Ready Mix.
They moved to the McGregor area in 2000 and have lived here since. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church at Elk River and attended Our Saviors Lutheran Church in McGregor. He enjoyed working on and collecting John Deere Tractors.
He is survived by his wife Marcella Mordal of McGregor; Children and spouses: Jeff (Sue) Mordal of Princeton, MN., Doug (Ruth) Mordal of Elk River, MN., Don (Kimberly) Mordal of Ramsey, MN., Tom (Angel) Mordal of Elk River, MN., 10 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 1 brother: Duane Mordal of Elk River, MN., 2 sisters: Alice James of Elk River, MN., Norma Marpe of Harrisburg, PA.,
He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 granddaughter Katie and 1 sister Carol.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2 PM from St. John Lutheran Church at Elk River, Mn. with Rev. Wilfred Pieper officiating.
Burial will be at the St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 6 PM at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in McGregor with Rev. Henry Koopman leading a prayer service at 6 PM at the church. Visitation will continue Thursday 1 hour prior to the services at St. John Lutheran Church.
Arrangements are with the McGregor Funeral Home, McGregor, Mn. www.srtfuneral.com.