6 N Main • Caldwell, KS • 620-845-6424
Date of Birth May 11, 1956
Date of Death May 6, 2010
Dale Allan Savage, second child and only son of the late Arnold F. Savage and Marlene L. (Wykes) Savage, was born in Pasadena, CA, May 11, 1956 and departed this life in Wichita, KS at the VA Hospital, May 6, 2010 at the age of 53, after a brief battle with cancer.
Dale and his four sisters grew up in Caldwell where he attended school, graduating in the Caldwell High School Class of 1974. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps, then returned to Caldwell, becoming a lifelong resident. He was well known for his skills of woodworking and auto mechanics and his love of hunting, fishing, and farm work. Dale was always very protective of his mother and sisters. After his father’s death, he made it his mission to be there for his mother and grandmother.
He is preceded in death by his father, Arnold Savage.
He is survived by daughters Dusti Glendening of Richfield, MN and Megan Savage of Belle Plaine, KS; mother Marlene Savage of Caldwell, KS; grandmother Evelyn Wykes of Caldwell, KS; sisters, Cristy Twombly of Kayenta, AZ; Cindy Bailey of Peyton, CO; Laurie Tomko of Glendora, CA; and Jana Savage of Clifton, CO. His legacy includes three grandchildren, Noah and Caden Glendening, Brooklyn Lang; three nephews, five nieces, and many friends, all whom will deeply miss him.
Graveside services will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday, May 10, 2010 at the Caldwell City Cemetery, Caldwell, Kansas. Rev. Jan McDaniel will officiate.
Friends may call at the mortuary 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, May 8, 2010 and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, May 9, 2010.
Family suggests memorials be made to the Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center.