Dale Monroe Chapin, 87, of Staples, passed away January 7, 2016, at the St. Cloud Hospital.
A memorial service was held Jan. 11 at Taylor Funeral Home, Staples.
Interment was at the Minnesota Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls.
Arrangements were with the Taylor Funeral Home, Staples.
Dale was born July 20, 1928, to Milton and Josephine (Winter) Chapin.
Dale is survived by four daughters, Luna Rankin, Lake Forest, CA., Lynn Dauphinais and Lani (Rick) Schmig, both of Greenville, SC., Dale (Jeff) Grove, Pine River and one son, David Chapin, American Fork, UT.; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; four sisters, Dolores Johnson, Eloise (Marvin) Ryan, Gloria Freeman, Carol Heldman; one brother, Larry (Sherry) Chapin.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Burl and Henry; two sisters, Phyllis Peterson and an infant sister and two infant sons.