top banner

Obituary Listings

Dale E. Hanchett

January 22, 1928 April 28, 2013
Dale E. Hanchett
There are condolences waiting approval on Dale's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Dale

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Dale E. Hanchett

EAST PEORIA – Dale E. Hanchett, 85, of East Peoria, passed away at 1:50 p.m., Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Heartland Health Care Center in Peoria. Dale was born on January 22, 1928, in Peoria to Orville O. and Helen (Morse) Hanchett. He married Madeline Dinquel on September 9, 1950, in Peoria. She preceded him in death on September 4, 2002. Dale served as a Navy Seabee during World War II. He later worked as a heavy machine operator for R. Frietch for 40 years. He was a member of Local 649 Operating Engineers for over 65 years and was a member of the Blacksmith’s Guild. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Friday, May 3, 2013, at Wright & Salmon Mortuary. Deacon Robert Myers will officiate. Visitation will be 30 minutes prior to the service at the mortuary. Burial will be in Swan Lake Memory Gardens with full military rites. Memorials may be made to Blacksmith’s Guild and the Alzheimer's Association. Tributes and condolences may be submitted to


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.