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Michael M Kelly Sr “My prayers and sincere condolences for the Family, Friends and Fans of Dale Black! In his honor and hoping to provide some small solace I offer the...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Michael M Kelly Sr - Cedar Rapids, IA

“Our prayers are with you and your family- Phyllis ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Phyllis Schwering - Moorland, IA

“My deepest sympathies to the Black family in this time of sorrow. ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Marilyn (Peterson) Behne - SC

“Marla and Family , My deepest sympathy God will keep him safe for you,you both had a great life together, Dale will sing to our Lord and the...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: JoAnn Porter - Fort Dodge, IA

“Greg, Stephenie, Brett,and family, our thoughts and prayers in this time of sadness. Lynn & Megan ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Lynn

“My condolences to the Black family in this very difficult time, I have so many good memoris of Dale and his band at the Laramar, we always looked...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Jay D. Billings - Las Vegas, NV

“Marla and Family. So sorry to hear of Dale's passing. Dale was one of a kind. I will forever cherish my memories of Dale and when I think of him I...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: julie hiler - rockwell city, IA

“Goodbye from "Pearl" maybe you will find a mansion already built. ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: JDO - IA - none

“I am sorry to hear of the passing of Dale. I have many fond memories of him. He will be missed by many of us. Thinking of you all in this sad time....Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Brad Rowe - Rippey, KS

“I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Dale. My deepest sympathies are with all of you. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Katrina Feit - SD

“So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers to the Black family. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: lillian jones - fort dodge, IA

“Am sorry to learn of your loss. May God comfort you at this time. Art & Ellen Walrod's youngest daughter. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Marla (Walrod) Fox - Springfield, IL

“To Marla and the Black family, You have our deepest sympathy and prayers. Many years ago you gave my mom one of Dale's CD"s. She listened to it...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Dee Knobbe - West Point, NE., NE

“My condolences to the Black family. Great memories at the Laramar will never be forgotten. ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: CG (Duke) McCullough - Manson, IA

“Dale will live on forever. His music his smile and loving people.He loved to sing his heart out.We had much fun at the laramar with friends and...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: sharon ducky cervene - fort dodge


Dale E. Black, 75, of Dale & The DevonAires, passed away on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at his home in Fort Dodge surrounded by family.

Dales wishes were to be cremated. A celebration of life will be held Sunday, April 28, 2013, from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m., at the Eagles Club in Fort Dodge. For online obituaries & condolences visit: www.carsonstappfuneralhome.com

Among the survivors are his wife, Marla Black of Fort Dodge, Iowa; five children; Cindy (Marshall) Dodge, Eddie (Karla) Black, Cathy (Roger) Bell, Cheryl (Mike) Smith, and Greg (Stephenie) Black; one stepdaughter, ten grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one sister, Evelyn (Robert) Sullivan; and many nieces and nephews. His parents, Edwin Black and Elowene Fisher, and one daughter, Chris Dehart, preceded him in death.

Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.