Friday, Oct. 2
Dale M. Gocken was born on Aug. 14, 1922 at Mitchell to Ahlrich and Anna May (Remmers) Gocken. He grew up in the Mitchell area and attended country school near Loomis.
At age 19 he moved with his family to the Wakonda area and in 1953 they moved near Hurley. He lived with his parents and farmed near Hurley until his retirement.
Grateful for having shared his life are a brother Vern Gocken of Manhattan, Kan. and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Ina and Frieda and brothers Alvin and Clarence.
Funeral services were held Friday, Oct. 9 held at the Union Cemetery near Wakonda.
Arrangements provided by Hofmeister Jones Funeral Home.