May 24, 1939 - November 6, 2014


Dale Kenneth Betzler, 75, Princeton, died Nov. 6, 2014, at Fairview Princeton Hospital.

He was born May 24, 1939, in Princeton, MN, to the late Max and Anita (Oelschlager) Betzler.

He graduated from Princeton High School in 1957. He married Carole Reichle on Aug. 1st, 1958. They were married 51 years.

Survivors include his sons Jeffrey, Duluth, Jerry (Linda), Sioux Falls, S.D., and Jason (Cindy), Princeton; daughters Jackie (Dan) Springman, Elk River, Jana (Paul) Court, Cold Spring, and Julie (John) Sautter, Princeton; 17 grandchildren, John, Jessie(Michael), Alexandra, Rose, Cacey(Steve), AJ, Sawyer, Nikki, Chalse, Samantha, Zachary, Max, Reilly, Eden, Lydia, Kaitlyn and Garrett; brothers Roger and Russell; and mother-in-law, Mathilda Reichle.

He was preceded in death by his wife Carole, sons Gregory and Joel; and daughter Janelle.

The funeral is at 3 pm on Thursday, Nov. 13th, at Williams Dingmann Funeral Home, Princeton. Gathering for friends and family will be at 2 pm.

Burial will be at St. Edward's Parish Catholic Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials preferred to the Princeton Food Shelf.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Princeton.