Dale Courtlan Hiler, Jr. of Angola (Lake James), passed away on Saturday, March 14th at Laurels of Dekalb in Butler, Indiana.
He was born March 11, 1937 to Dale C. Hiler, Sr. and Doris Boyce Hiler Glock. Dale graduated from of South Side High School in 1955 and received his bachelor’s
degree in chemistry from Purdue University in 1959 where he was a member of Sigma Phi
Dale was happily married to his devoted wife of 57 years, Joanne, in 1962.
Dale was a member of the Lake James Ski Club, Angola Elks Lodge, SAMA Board of Directors and Society of Automotive Engineers. He was a beloved youth soccer coach and former president of the Dekalb (Georgia) Youth Soccer Association.
In 2002, Dale retired as executive vice president of Micromeritics in Norcross, Georgia before
returning to Lake James to enjoy many happy retirement years with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Joanne Hiler; daughters Jennifer (Steve) Cassity and Valerie (David)
Warren; grandchildren Avery Cassity, Jack Cassity and Lyndon Warren; nieces Renee (Phil) Hiler Carper, Aimee Hiler-Drake and Rochelle (Charles) Hiler Hyams; nephew Matthew (Kathy) Hiler.
He is preceded in death by his brother Clark Hiler.
A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County.
Charitable donations may be made in Dale's memory to the following organization:
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County
322 S. Wayne St., Angola, IN 46703