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Gordon M. Dahl - 88

4/6/1928 - 7/20/2016
Walnut, IL
Gordon Merle Dahl, age 88 of Walnut, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Gordon was born on April 6, 1928 in Greenville Township, the son of Merle and Anna (Renner) Dahl. He graduated from Walnut High School and attended Monmoth College. Gordon married Bette Bolbock on July 24, 1949 at the Red Oak Church. He was a lifelong farmer. Gordon was co-captain of the 1945 Walnut football team that was inducted into the Bureau County Hall of Fame for going undefeated and unscored upon. He was a member of the New Bedford Elite Softball team that traveled to two world championships. He had over fifty years of service to Greenville Township as trustee and road commissioner. Gordon was a member of the Red Oak Church. Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Bette; one daughter, Deborah (Eric) Forman of Dixon; three sons, Doug (Cindy) Dahl of Walnut, Dennis Dahl of Walnut and Darrell (Debra) Dahl of Walnut; one sister, Barbara (the late Robert) Draper of Ohio, IL; seven grandchildren, Katie Peterson, Kristin Bartels, Jamie Arellano, Brent Forman, Danae Arellano, Madalyn and Benjamin Dahl and four great-grandchildren, Ayla, Charlotte, Landon and Evelyn Arellano. He was preceded in death by his parents. Visitation will be Friday, July 22, 2016 from 4:00-7:00 P.M. at the Garland Funeral Home in Walnut. Private graveside services will be held. In lieu of flowers and memorial contributions, Gordy’s family kindly requests that you go out and do a good deed in your community.


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