Delmer Lee Cagle

Delmer Lee Cagle

Creal Springs, Williamson County, Illinois, USA
Death 17 Nov 2010 (aged 91)
Chico, Butte County, California, USA
Burial Chico, Butte County, California, USA
Memorial ID 61956760 · View Source
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Delmer Cagle died Wednesday, November 17, 2010, at the age of 91. He was born August 30, 1919 in Creal Springs, Illinois to Ethyl and Thomas Cagle.

He had two brothers and two sisters that preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Dorothy Evilsizer Cagle; two children, Mike Cagle of Chico and Diana Locke, who lives in Washington State; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Del served in the United States Navy during WWII from 1942 - 1945, in the Pacific, as a Navy Seabee. During that time, he made many close friends and enjoyed attending reunions with his fellow Seabees for over 50 years.

He worked as a union carpenter for 33 years, most of them in the San Francisco bay area, he then moved to Chico in 1969, and retired in 1972. He personally built his own home in every city he lived. He was a member of the Elks for 25 years and was a volunteer for St. Vincent DePaul. His hobbies included ballroom dancing, playing cards, fishing, traveling, gardening and enjoying his family.

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  • Added: 21 Nov 2010
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Delmer Lee Cagle (30 Aug 1919–17 Nov 2010), Find a Grave Memorial no. 61956760, citing Glen Oaks Memorial Park, Chico, Butte County, California, USA ; Maintained by J (contributor 46897785) .