Dale E. Foltz

Mr. Foltz

Dale E. Foltz, 88, of Tiffin, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at Tiffin Rehabilitation Center.

He was born March 15, 1930, in Canton, to Jay and Gladys (Hart) Foltz. He married Andrea Briihl Nov. 14, 1959.

Survivors include his wife, Andrea Foltz of Tiffin; a son, Jim (Katherine) Foltz of St. Petersburg, Florida; a daughter, Kathy Smith of Ann Arbor, Michigan; a brother, Dick Foltz of Anaheim, California; and three grandchildren, Sean and Kyle Smith and Tori Foltz.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Tom Foltz; and a sister, Pat Warren.

Dale graduated from Canton McKinley High School, The Ohio State University with a bachelor of mechanical engineering, and Case University with a master of mechanical engineering. He served in the U.S. Army and retired as an engineer from National Machinery in 1992, and was a member of its Quarter Century Club. He helped start Tiffin Tennis Association and enjoyed playing pickle ball at the YMCA, golfing and genealogy, and was an OSU fan. Dale also enjoyed riding his bicycle cross country and rode from Washington to Maryland.

Friends may visit with family 1-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, at Trinity United Church of Christ, 131 E. Perry St., Tiffin, OH 44883.

His funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at the church, with the Rev. Kurt Blaufuss officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Tiffin Rehabilitation Center, Trinity United Church of Christ or Humane Society of Seneca County.

Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.

Condolences may be sent and guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.