Austin Dale, 25

Austin James "AJ" Dale, 25, of Wabash, passed away at 5:55 p.m. on Monday, April 23, 2018. 

He was born on June 24, 1992 in Marion, to Todd and Angela (Eltzroth) Dale of LaFontaine.

AJ was a 2012 graduate from Southwood High School and worked as a Miami County Correctional Officer. He was a member of the Church of Christ at Treaty. AJ loved fast cars, motorcycles, fishing and sports.

AJ is survived by his loving parents; paternal grandfather, Donald L. Dale of Marion; maternal grandmother, Bonnie A. Lawson of LaFontaine; sisters, Addison Dale of Greenwood, and Amber Dale of Marion; nephew, Carson; niece, Caelyn; and girlfriend Ashley Ramsey. He is preceded in death by one sister, Aubrey Dale. 

Funeral services were Monday, April 30, 2018, at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 S. Main Street, LaFontaine, with Pastor Ryan Weaver officiating. Burial was at LaFontaine IOOF Cemetery in LaFontaine. 

Visitation for family and friends was Sunday, April 29, 2018 at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to the Church of Christ at Treaty, SHINE program, 6793 S. 50 E. Wabash, IN  46992.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at


Posted on 2018 May 01