Oct. 5, 1948 — Dec. 19, 2018
Dale Edward Holten was born Oct. 5, 1948, to Harold and Agnes Holten (Nelson) in Grafton, N.D., and passed away Dec. 19, 2018, in Longview.
He attended schools in Grafton and Portland, where he lived several years with a sister. The balance of his life he lived in Toledo, Wash., and Alaska, where he worked as a mechanic and a welder. He retired several years ago.
Dale is survived by a son, Phillip Grasser; four sisters, Delores Sando, Sharon Cumberland (Marv), Zula Bryan (Ted), and Gloria Schuster; a brother, Curtis Holten (Iris); and numerous nieces and nephews who loved their Uncle Dale and have many fond memories of their time with him.
Dale was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Alden Holten and Bruce Holten.
Please join the family in celebrating Dale’s life at 2 p.m. Jan. 19 at Pleasant Hill Grange, 4741 Pleasant Hill Road, Kelso. Please bring your favorite stories and potluck dish to share.