NORTH LIMA - Private services are planned for Dale Gene Kampfer.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and former mayor of Columbiana. He was a local business owner with his father of Kampfer's Texaco.
He was preceded in death by his partner, Helen Whan, with whom he lived for many years at 4445 state Route 164. Also preceding him were his parents John and Ollie Kampfer.
Survivors include his son Kurt (Chris) Kampfer; daughter Karla (Jim) King; daughter Valerie (Scott) Randolph; a sister, Eileen Esterly; six grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
A private service is planned by his family per Dale's wishes.
The Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in North Lima is handling arrangements. Family and friends are invited to visit www.seederly-mongandbeck.com to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.