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Condolence From: Joe Blum
Condolence: I had Mr. Besse back in 1978-79 at webster jr high, I remember him as being kind and very helpful in class. I'm sad that I never seen him again, after that...the years go by, so quickly. May he rest in peace.

Thoughts, and prayers to his doubt he will be missed but, never forgotten.

God Bless
Sunday September 17, 2017
Condolence From: Sandra Simons
Condolence: For 50 years, Dale decorated the feet of my family with fine moccasins. My husband, Milford Simons, 3 daughters: Melissa, Happy, and Anna Cornelison, and granddaughter, Tonya BlackOwl Roberts. I have so many wonderful memories of all the powwow camps with Dale and Arleen. Walk in peace. Bless you. The Simons Family
Thursday September 07, 2017
Condolence From: Sharon (Zuffante) & Keith Perryman
Condolence: Forever thankful for the friendship you shared with my parents and my family! My children will always remember you coming to their elementary school with my parents to have an Indian Show for their classes. You are loved and will be greatly missed!
Sending love and prayers to your family.
Thursday September 07, 2017
Condolence From: Kathleen McNeal
Condolence: Sorry for your family's loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Kathleen McNeal
Thursday September 07, 2017
Condolence From: dana Spangler
Condolence: So sorry for your loss, your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
Thursday September 07, 2017
Condolence From: Dave Sager
Condolence: It had been many years since seeing Dale until I
started getting involved in Powwows in the U.S. I have lived in Canada for a long time.
I was always impressed with his skill, his artistry and his friendliness. He will be missed.
I wish I could have known him longer since renewing my presence in the U.S.

Dave Sager
Wednesday September 06, 2017
Condolence From: Bob Henson
Condolence: Dale was a kind man, a great dedicated craftsman and a friend to all. I sorry to hear about your loss. He will be missed.
Wednesday September 06, 2017
Condolence From: Glen Neal
Condolence: Blessings to your Family. Sang with Dale many times with Mike's group. Remember all the times he was an Emcee at Pow Wows. We have so much respect for him. Keep the hood thoughts close to your hearts. Aho!!
Wednesday September 06, 2017
Condolence From: Dawn Jordan-Fuentes
Condolence: RIP Uncle Dale. You will forever be in our hearts. We love you.
Tuesday September 05, 2017
Condolence From: Dawn Whitebear
Condolence: So sorry for your loss, your dad was a great man and touched so many lives. Now he will rest in peace. I will be praying for your family.
Tuesday September 05, 2017
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