Dale Koors


Dale G. Koors, 78, Greensburg, passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017, at the Aspen Place Health Campus in Greensburg.

Born Feb. 16, 1939, in Decatur County, Indiana, he was the son of Lawrence A. and Susanne H. (Hahn) Koors.

Dale graduated in 1957 from Greensburg High School. He served in the National Guard and then farmed his own farm from 1958 through 1970. He later worked for the Corya Farms before his retirement.

He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Eagles of Batesville and St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

He was first married to Carolyn Masters and they had five children: Mark A. (Gail) Koors, Westport, Michael D. (Ann) Koors, Greensburg, Chris D. (Karen) Koors, Shelbyville, Susan M. Crow, Kennard and Lisa D. (Charles) Lockert, Indianapolis.

He married Rosemary Nobbe on July 31, 1982, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 24, 2008.

Besides his children, Dale is survived by one step-son, Robert (Carla) Huber, Greensburg; two step-daughters, Cheryl (Greg) Wulf, Canton, Michigan and Cynthia (Gary) Laker, Oldenburg; four brothers, Harold Koors, Arthur (Patty) Koors, Kenneth (Sally) Koors and Stephen (Susan) Koors, all of Greensburg; 21 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and one step-son, Anthony J. Huber.

Family and friends will gather at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg for a rosary service. Visitation will follow until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. The family will also receive friends from 9 a.m. until the time of the funeral mass at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Greensburg with the Rev. John Meyer officiating.

Interment will be held in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Greensburg.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the American Diabetes Association.

Online condolences can be made to the family at www.popfuneralhome.com.