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Dale E. Thompson

Master Chief Dale Edward Thompson, USCG (Ret.), 71, passed away early Saturday morning, Sept. 1, 2012. He was born in Wadena and was a resident of Florida since 1994.

A Memorial Mass was held at Saint Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church (Palm Harbor, Fla.) on Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 1 p.m. The family greeted friends and relatives following the service. Interment with military honors will take place at a future date in Dale's hometown of Wadena.