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Obituary: Dale Rodney Flinders

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Dale Rodney Flinders 1927 ~ 2006 Dale Rodney Flinders, 78, of Midvale, UT passed away January 5, 2006 in Salt Lake City. Born July 2, 1927 in Grantsville, UT to Samuel A. and Florence B. Flinders. He married Nelda Shepherd September 19, 1947. They were sealed in the Jordan River Temple September 19, 2002. Dale was an all around athlete in high school and while serving in the Navy during World War II, as well as an avid sports fan throughout his life. He was one of the most respected salesmen of office products for various companies. A loving husband, father, and grandfather, always providing love and support to his family. An active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who clearly loved the gospel. Survived by his wife, Nelda, daughters Christy Tedesco, Gail (Hal) Gunn, eight grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. Sister Florrie (Dan) England, Brothers Earl (Mary Ila), Samuel T, Kay (Maxine), Lewis (Connie), Buzz (Sandra). He was preceded in death by his parents, and sisters, Lavon and Ruthie. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Midvale 8th Ward located at 8350 Jackson Street (255 W.). Friends may call Tuesday evening 6-8 p.m. at Redwood Memorial Estates Mortuary at 6500 S. Redwood Rd., Salt Lake City, UT and at the church beginning at 12:30 p.m. prior to services. Interment will be at the Mountain View Memorial Cemetery, 3115 E. Bengal Blvd. (7800 S.) Family suggests in lieu of flowers, donations to The Residence of CareSource. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.celebratinglife-ut.com