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Dale H. Fledderjohn, 90, of New Bremen, died 11:10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at the Elmwood Assisted Living of New Bremen.
He was born on July 14, 1923, near New Knoxville.
He was the son of Silas and Irma (Greber) Fledderjohn.
On March 12, 1949, he married Winifred Saunders, who died on Oct. 1, 2007. Survivors include his sons, Gary (Donna) Fledderjohn of Fairfield, and Rex (Shirley) Fledderjohn of Cincinnati, and his grandchildren, Sara (Andy) Wysocki, Kate (Nick) Mock, Julie Fledderjohn, Max Fledderjohn, Kelly Fledderjohn and Darby Fledderjohn.
Preceding him in death were his siblings, Robert Fledderjohn, Donald Fledderjohn, Kenneth Fledderjohn and Janet Wisner.
Mr. Fledderjohn was a member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen and a member of the American Legion Post 241 of New Bremen.
He was a graduate of New Bremen High School. He enjoyed playing bridge in several card clubs, woodworking and especially spending time with his family.
He first was a meat cutter in Dayton, then continued his trade at the former Arcade in New Bremen. He went on to be a parts handler at the former STAMCO in New Bremen and retired in 1988 from Crown Equipment Corp. of New Bremen.
Mr. Fledderjohn served with the U.S. Army in the European Theater during World War II.
Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen, the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating.
Burial will follow at the Pilger Ruhe Cemetery, New Knoxville.
Calling hours will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Grand Lake Hospice or to the St. Paul United Church of Christ Memorial Fund.
Condolences to the family may be left at GilbergHartwigFh.com.