Dale L. Saunders, Sr.

Dale L. Saunders, Sr., 75, of Newton, died on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Thursday, May 9 at the Wallace Family Funeral Home in Newton.

The family will greet friends from 5:30-8 p.m., Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at the funeral home.

Memorials to Skiff Hospice may be left at the funeral home. Memorials may also be mailed to the funeral home, please add Attn: Saunders Family on the envelope.

Survivors include his wife, Dee; son, Tim (Rhonda) Saunders of Newton; his three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, his two brothers, Richard (Mollie) Saunders of Grinnell, and Kenneth “Pepper” (Phyllis) Saunders of Grinnell; his sister, Kay (Paul) Eker of Marshalltown.