Dale Eugene Loving, 79, of Liberty, MO, went home to be with his Lord on April 18, 2023, at NorthCare Hospice House, surrounded by family.
Dale was born February 10, 1944, in Ritchey, MO, one of seven children of Alvie and Rosanna (Harris) Loving. His parents and five siblings preceded him in death. Dale was united in marriage to Barbara Ann Oxendine on September 19, 1960, in Neosho, MO, and they are blessed with two sons, Larry Sr. and James Richard.
Dale worked 34 years as a truck driver in the industrial fuel and gas industry, retiring in 2009 from Praxair, Inc. He was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Randolph.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Barbara; sons, Larry E. Loving Sr. (Sandra) and James “Richard” Loving (Cheryl); grandchildren, Shawn Mallory (Jennifer), Brad Brown (Lindsey), Larry Loving II, Brandon Biddle (Amanda), Amanda Loving and Aaron Biddle (Becky); and ten great grandchildren. He also leaves a sister Starlene Martin as well as many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will begin at 12 noon, followed by a service celebrating Dale’s life at 1:30 pm, on Saturday, April 22, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Burial will follow at Glenridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.