2018-07-11 / Obituaries



Dale C. Erbe, age 88, of Sandusky, passed away Monday, July 2, 2018 in Sanilac Medical Care Facility, Sandusky.

Dale was born January 22, 1930, to the late Ira and Elsie (Devitt) Erbe. He graduated from Sandusky High School. Dale married Lois Chisolm on February 14, 1955 in Angola, Indiana. She preceded him death on December 6, 2013.

Dale worked at Wagner and Patten Electric for a number of years before owning and operating Town and Country Beauty Salon with his wife, Lois, for several years. He then worked at Farmer Jack before retiring. He and Lois were members of the Chamber of Commerce and the Eagles in Sandusky. Dale enjoyed pheasant hunting and working on his in-law’s farm.

He is survived by his three children, Ronald (Susan) Erbe, Donald Erbe and Lori (Stephen) Smithson; two grandchildren, Ashley Erbe and Sara (Al) Tella; two great-grandchildren, Leo and Lilly Tella; two brothers, Larry (Bonnie) Erbe and Gene Erbe; one sister, Joyce (Jim) Townsend; one sister-in-law, Joan Erbe; and several nieces and nephews.

Dale was preceded in death by his brother, Max Erbe.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 13, 2018 in Countryside Free Methodist Church, 912 Sanilac Road, Sandusky. Pastor Chris Black will officiate.

Friends may share an online condolence at: www.marshfuneral.com

Arrangements by Marsh Funeral Chapel, 396 S. Sandusky Road, Sandusky, MI 48471. Phone 810- 648-2244.

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