Tahlequah Daily Press


March 4, 2014

Dale Duke Ralston

TAHLEQUAH — Funeral services for Dale Duke Ralston will be held at the Go Ye Village Chapel with Chaplain Paul Tavener officiating Wednesday, March 5, at noon. Interment is at Fort Gibson National Cemetery, 2 p.m. Online condolences may be left for his family at www.reedculver. com.

Dale Duke Ralston was born on April 4, 1931 in Fort Worth, Texas, the son of William “Gib” and Noal (Duke) Ralston, and was lovingly raised by Gib and stepmother, Norma Louise Ralston.

He graduated from the University of North Texas, served in the United States Air Force, taught drafting and was an electronics salesman. He blessed many with his beautiful singing and sense of humor.

The Lord called Dale home on Friday, Feb. 28, at the age of 82.

Dale’s memory is cherished by his wife, Norma; son, David (Carri); daughter-in-law Beth; four grandchildren, Brandi (John), Blake (Cindy), Simon, and Emma; three great-granddaughters, Madison, Mallory, and Brooklyn; brother, Bob (Nancy); sister-in-law, Dorothy; nieces, Amy and Jan; and nephews Rob and Russ. Dale was preceded in death by his parents; son, Timothy; and nephew, Larry.

Those wishing to express their sympathies are asked to consider contribution online at Caminoglobal.com or 8625 La Prada Dr, Dallas, TX 75228.

Reed-Culver Funeral Home, 117 W. Delaware, (918) 456-2551.

Text Only

Do you believe school administrators and college presidents in Oklahoma are paid too much?

Strongly agree.
Somewhat agree.
Somewhat disagree.
Strongly disagree.
     View Results
Tahlequah Daily Press Twitter
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Bush: Don't Worry, Sugarland Isn't Breaking Up US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Raw: First Lady Says `Drink Up' More Water Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Holder Urges Bipartisanship on Immigration Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment