Dale Edward Patton, 68, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at his home. He was born on July 31, 1954 in Fort Madison, IA to Robert & Marian Buxton Patton. He was a self-employed locksmith and also worked at the paper mill in Fort Madison for many years. He served in the U.S. Navy and enjoyed working with computers, watching movies and fishing.
Dale is survived by: 1-daughter: Dalynn Peitz; 2-grandsons; 1-Niece: Georgina (Donnie) Lincoln of Oakville, IA; several nieces, nephews, great nieces & great nephews. He was preceded in death by: his parents, 2-brothers: Harold & Joseph & 1-sister: Carolann Holland.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory and no services are planned. Online condolences to the Patton family may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website: www.kinglynk.com.