May 25, 1942 - July 14, 2021
W. Dale Valentine, age 79 of Hebron, IL, passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at his residence. He was born in May 25, 1942 in Woodstock, the son of Walter and Dorothy (Regnier) Valentine. He was a graduate of Richmond-Burton High School in 1960, playing football and baseball. He was married to Jane B. Susong on Oct. 26, 1963, in Huntley, IL and she passed away Apr. 10, 2018. He owned and operated Valentine Repairs, Richmond, IL, for over 50 years, retiring in 2019. Starting out repairing heavy equipment for Genoa City CO-OP and Northern Pump farms for years, he transitioned to small engine repairs and lawn equipment sales. Dale was a trustee for the Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire District and also a village board trustee for Hebron and was active in the original Penquin Snowmobile Club. Previously he was with the Richmond Fire/Rescue for 20 years. Dale is survived by two daughters, Tammy Valentine-Garza, of Richmond, IL; Mary Dee Treacy-Shiff of Aurora, IL; six grandchildren Michael and Alexis Garza, John Treacy, Kristopher, Emily and Benjamin Shiff; brothers and sisters-in-law Joe and Sue Susong of Janesville, WI, Nick and Lori Susong of Harvard, IL, Doug and Willie Kanies of Ocala, FL and Delores Piotrowski of Richmond, IL. He was preceded by his parents and a sister Martha Diane Valentine. Memorial visitation will be Saturday July 24, 2021 Noon to 2:00 p.m. at Ehorn-Adams Funeral Home 10011 Main St. Richmond with a drive by the Richmond Fire Dept and Valentine Repair, culminating with a Bell Ringing service at the Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire House in Hebron. Inurnment will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Greenwood, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District 12302 IL. Route 173 Hebron, IL 60034 or Richmond Fire/Rescue District 5601 Hunter Dr Richmond, IL 60071. For information, please call 815 678-7311 or visit www.ehornadams.com.
W. Dale Valentine, age 79 of Hebron, IL, passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at his residence. He was born in May 25, 1942 in Woodstock, the son of Walter and Dorothy (Regnier) Valentine. He was a graduate of Richmond-Burton High School... View Obituary & Service Information
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