Dale B. Meidenbauer
Aug. 4, 1940 — Sept. 15, 2017

Dale B. Meidenbauer, formerly of Waukesha, passed away on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at the Cornerstone Hospice House in The Villages, Fla. Dale was born on Aug. 4, 1940 in Waukesha the son of Walter and Alice (Golemgeske) Meidenbauer. He graduated from Waukesha South High School in 1958 and joined the United States Army and proudly served for four years, one of those in Korea. Following his discharge, Dale earned his journeyman’s electrical License, worked as an electrician until he retired to the Villages in 2004. Dale was a loyal Wisconsin Badgers fan, avid Green Bay Packers fan and enjoyed hunting in northern Wisconsin. Upon his relocation to the Villages, he fell in love with the game of pickleball, which he played and instructed for ten years. He was also an active member of various Parkinson support groups and a member of the American Legion Post 347, the largest American Legion post in the world.

Dale is survived by his loving wife, Lois (Luther) Meidenbauer; and his children, James (Jean), Donna (Mark)

Mueller and Pamela (Keith) Runnells. He is also survived by stepchildren, Dawnetta (David) Jones, Tamarra Hilbig and Matthew (Mary) Hilbig. He had eight grandchildren, Lindsay (Brian) Prigge, Lauren Wells, Tyler Jones, Nicholas (Nicole) Runnells, Kathryn Hilbig, Nolan Runnells, Jillian Jones and Julia Hilbig; and is further survived by one great-grandchild, Madeline Prigge; two sisters, Lois (George) Ott and Fern (Howard) Seybold.

A Celebration of Life service will be held for Dale at Fox River Christian Church, S46-W24130 Lawnsdale Road, Waukesha, on Sunday, Oct. 15, at 5:30 p.m.

The family will receive friends and relatives starting at 3:30 p.m. in the chapel at church. (Use the west entrance). Please wear Packers or Badgers attire or like colors to honor Dale’s love of those teams.