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Dorothy M Ballantyne Dale-Stetson

Westhope, Bottineau County, North Dakota, USA
Death 22 May 2010 (aged 76)
Lisbon, Ransom County, North Dakota, USA
Burial Lisbon, Ransom County, North Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 52822255 · View Source
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Published May 25, 2010 - Chanute, KS

Dorothy M. Dale, Lisbon, North Dakota, died Saturday, May 22, 2010 at Lisbon Area Health Services.

Dorothy M. Ballantyne was born April 1, 1934 in Westhope, North Dakota, daughter of Everett and Orlena Ballantyne.

She was raised in Westhope, ND, and attended Westhope High School.

Dorothy married Lloyd Dale on April 18, 1952 in Westhope, North Dakota. He preceded her in death, August 26, 1980.

Lloyd and Dorothy operated Gateway Jewelry in Westhope from 1952 to 1962. They then moved to Lisbon and opened Dale's Jewelry and Gifts. She
continued to run the store after Lloyd's death until 2008.

Dorothy married Donavon K. Stetson on June 24, 1989 in Lisbon, North Dakota.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, American Legion Auxiliary, Eagles Auxiliary and North Dakota Jewelers Association.

Dorothy is survived by her husband, Donovan K. Stetson, of Lisbon, ND; children, Susan (Bob) Hegle, of Lisbon, Jeff (Terri) Dale, of Chanute, KS, Stacey (Jason) Dahl, of Eden Prairie, MN; eight grandchildren, Lloyd (Brita) Hegle, of McAllen, TX, Mike Hegle, of Lisbon, ND, Chris Dale, of Chanute, KS, Emily Dahl, of Eden Prairie, MN, Sarah Dahl, of Eden Prairie, MN, Allison Dahl, of Eden Prairie, MN, Taverli Orr, of Emporia, KS, and Deshon Orr, of Chanute, KS; sister, Ruth Page, of Bismarck, ND; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband Lloyd; brothers Russell, Pat, Lyle, Donald, Chuck, and Herb; and sister Loretta Nesting.

Funeral will be Thursday, May 27, 2010 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Lisbon, ND, with burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Lisbon, North Dakota.

Armstrong Funeral Home, Lisbon, ND, is in charge of arrangements.






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