Dale E. Stoffer

Dale E. Stoffer, 85, of Marion, IN, and having family members in Warren, IN, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at 9:35 a.m.

Mr. Stoffer retired in 1989 from Interstate Realty Company, based in New Jersey. He had been an accountant all of his life and was the former owner of a greenhouse on County Line Road in Grant County. He was a United Sates Navy veteran and a graduate of Chippewa High School, Wabash County.

He was born April 14, 1927, in Hammond to Bruce Sr. and M. Catherine Shaw Stoffer.

Survivors include two daughters, Cathy (John) Shaffer, of Marion, and Lorrie (Dick) Arnold, of Bluffton; three sons, Gary (Kay) Stoffer, of Van Buren; Larrie (Rhonda) Stoffer, of Warren; and Steven Stoffer, of Marion; a sister-in-law, Marge Stoffer, of Wabash; 20 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.

A service was held on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, Marion, with Rev. Dr. Tom Mansbarger officiating. Burial was at Roann Cemetery, Roann.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Parkview Huntington Autism Center in care of Mike Perkins, 2001 Stults Rd., Huntington, IN 46750.

Online condolences may be made a www.nswcares.com.