April 19, 2021

Dale Kistler


Dale Allen Kistler, son of John W. and Nona Maxine (McWilliams) Kistler was born March 10, 1958 in Osceola, Iowa and passed from this life, suddenly Friday, March 5, 2021 at his home near Thayer, Iowa at 62 years of age.

Dale grew up around Osceola. He was a hard worker and caring family man. He was united in marriage to Mary Lucinda Britt on June 12, 1999 in Thayer, Iowa.

Dale worked many years driving a lowboy truck for Eco Tech and CTI Construction. He enjoyed crafting, hunting, wood working and going to auctions, his greatest joy was having his family together.

Those relatives who preceded Dale in death were his parents, John and Nona Kistler, brother, Duane Kistler, sister, Trish Phillips, infant sister, nephew, Dustin Kistler, granddaughter, Madison Cook and father-in-law & mother-in-law, Thomas and Shirley Britt.

Dale leaves to cherish his memory; wife, Mary Kistler of Thayer, IA, daughter, Christina (Josh Tripp) Cook of Murray, IA, son, Shane (Jessica) Mongar of Murray, IA, son, Zach (Heidi) Kistler of Woodburn, IA, son, Curtis (Kristine) Mongar of Murray, IA, daughter, Stacia (Justin Brown) Mongar of Clearfield, IA, daughter, Savannah (Dylan) Flowers of Thayer, IA, and men that Dale considered sons, Calieb Kistler of Leon, IA and Todd Cook of Van Wert, IA; grandchildren, Remington (Madison), Rylon, Keaton, Cooper, Jordin, Gauge, Grady, Gracie, Maddox, Remington, Autumn, Kane, Kenzi, Allisyn, and a great grandchild on the way, brother, Gary (Roberta) Kistler of Osceola, IA, sister, Debbie (Bob McBride) Kistler of Osceola, IA, as well as other relatives and many friends, and his favorite granddogs, Novah, Niyah and Tuck.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am, Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Kale Funeral home in Osceola with Pastor Dwayne Henrichs officiating.

Visitation will be open at 10 am on Tuesday with family greeting friends from 5:00 to 7:00 Tuesday evening at Kale Funeral Home

Face coverings are REQUIRED. If you are unable to attend the service in person, a live stream will be available at www.kalefuneralhome.com on Dale’s tribute wall beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Interment will be in the Murray Cemetery

Memorial contributions may be directed to his family for a fitting tribute to be decided at a later date.

Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.kalefuneralhome.com