The funeral service for Dale W. Hieb, 63, of Ipswich and formerly of Bath, is 10:00 am Thursday, April 5, 2012 at Zion Lutheran Church in Ipswich. Burial will follow in the Ipswich City Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-7:00 pm Wednesday at Gramm Funeral Home in Ipswich and one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
MEMORIALS ARE PREFERRED IN LIEU OF FLOWERS.
Dale, son of Raymond and Alice E. Hieb, was born in Vermillion, SD on April 8, 1948. He attended school in Ipswich, graduated in 1966 and attended Northern State College. Among his many interests he owned a gas station for many years in Aberdeen. He retired from 3M in Aberdeen in 2007. Dale is a past member of the Lions Club, Masons, Minerva Chapter #5 of the Eastern Star and the Yelduz Shrine.
Dale is survived by a very special friend, Tina and her boys Steven, Andrew, Josh and Matthew, a brother Don (Jeri) Hieb of Omaha, NE, two sisters Karen Hieb of Arlington, Va and Linda Hieb of Caldwell, ID as well as three nieces LaDonna (James) Velasquez of San Antonio, TX, Jeanne (Aaron) Saadi of San Antonio, TX and Kerry Hieb of Thornton, CO.
He was preceded in death by his parents Raymond and Alice Hieb, paternal grandparents Michael and Emma (Meier) Hieb and maternal grandparents W.W. and Edna Shahan.
Dale died Friday, March 30, 2012 at Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen.
Memorials may be directed to the Aberdeen Area Humane Society, PO Box 1013, Aberdeen, SD 57402.