Barbara Dahle, 87 of Willmar, formerly of Madison, passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020 with her family by her side. Memorial services will be 11:00 AM on Monday, January 20, 2020 at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Madison, MN. Visitation will be one hour before mass Monday at church. Spring burial will be in St. Michael's Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements are with Zahrbock Funeral home of Madison. www.zahrbockfuneralhome.com
Barbara was born on January 4, 1933 to Frank and Agnes Chester in Madison, MN. She graduated from Madison High School. She was united in marriage to Clifford A. Dahle on October 29, 1955 in St. Michael’s Catholic Church. To this union 4 children were born.
They lived in Minneota, MN where Barbara worked at the bank. They moved to Crookston, MN and later to Loveland, CO in 1984. She worked at the DMV and then in Home Health care. She moved back to Minnesota in 2010 and reluctantly retired at the age of 82.
In life, Barbara enjoyed being with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, she was president of the Business and Professional Women’s Foundation, she enjoyed cooking, an avid bowler and playing cards. Her door was always open to all her family and friends.
Barbara Dahle is survived by her 4 children; Marybeth Eigenheer of Willmar, MN, Keith Dahle of Willmar, MN; Rick (Kelley) Dahle of Willmar, MN and Karla (Ron) Dahle Baland of Willmar, MN, 8 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters; Irene Storlien of Madison, MN and Marlyce (Vern) Christensen of Sioux Falls, SD and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, mother, husband, 2 brothers and one granddaughter.
Blessed be her memory.