R. Dale Drier

February 13, 1938 - September 03, 2010 

R. Dale Drier

February 13, 1938 - September 03, 2010 

Obituary for R. Dale Drier

R. Dale Drier, age 72, of Holland, went home to be with his Lord on Friday, September 3, 2010.

Dale retired from Trendway Corporation after 17 years as an industrial engineer and was an active member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church. He was preceded in death his parents, Myron and Frances Drier, brother, Melvin Drier, sister, Shirley Andrews and a brother in law, Michael Korson.

Dale enjoyed glass blowing, camping, hunting and fishing, wood carving, antique tractors, working in his garden and orchards.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Martha and children:
Tracy Drier and Amy Anderson of Madison, WI
Tim and Annette Drier of Sandford, MI
Trina and Michael DeKorte of Holland
5 Grandchildren:
Chelsea, Eden, Olivia Drier; Blake, Logan DeKorte
Brothers and sisters:
Myron and Jean Drier of Muskegon, MI
Helen and Robert Beach of Florida
Ronald and Jeanne Drier of Sparta
Duane and Cindy Drier of Byron Center
Brothers and sisters in law:
Arlene Drier of FL
John and Dora Korson of Suttons Bay, MI
Mary and Jack Kolbe of Muskegon
Donna Donaldson of MN
Several cousins, nephews and nieces

A memorial service will be 11:00 AM Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 480 North 152nd Avenue in Holland. Father Charles Hall will be officiating.

Visitation will be Tuesday from 6-8PM (with prayers at 7:30 PM) at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James Street in Holland and also at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church on Wednesday from 10-11 AM prior to the memorial service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland or Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church. An on line registry book is available at www.lakeshorememorial.com.

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