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Dale Featherstone


January 26, 1932
August 30, 2017

Graveside Service 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 1, 2017 - Peaceful Valley Cemetery, Odin

Dale Keith Featherstone, age 85, of Centralia, passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at home with his family by his side. Dale was born January 26, 1932 in Odin, the son of Frank and Mable (Tate) Featherstone. He married Janice (Edmison) on August 16, 1957, in Centralia, IL. and she survives.

In addition to his loving wife of 60 years, Mr. Featherstone is survived by his three devoted children; Lori Ryan and husband Mike of Salem, IL, Lisa Marcum and husband Scott of Centralia, IL and Darren Featherstone of Centralia, IL; seven precious grandchildren and six cherished great-grandchildren.

Mr. Featherstone was preceded in death by both his parents.

Mr. Featherstone was a United States Army veteran serving his country in the Korean War. Dale was a faithful member of Evergreen Christian Church. He was a loyal employee for the Burlington Northern Railroad for 30 years, retiring in 1996. Dale’s enjoyment of hunting and fishing was most appreciated while spending time at his clubhouse on the Kaskaskia River.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday September 1, 2017 at Peaceful Valley Cemetery in Odin with Brother Claude Howell and Pastor Shannon Bopp officiating. Military graveside rites will be accorded by Centralia American Legion Post 446 and Centralia VFW Post 2055. The family asks that you consider in Dale’s memory memorial contributions to Evergreen Christian Church to go toward the Oil Belt Christian Service Camp scholarships. Arrangements are under the care of Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Odin. On-line condolences and memories of Dale may be shared with the family at