R. Dale Romey

  • Died: April 6, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Lakeside Park

1140 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family


R. Dale Romey, 98, of Fort Wayne, was welcomed into the arms of Jesus on April 6, 2019. He was born in Wells County, Indiana on December 27, 1920 to the late Orville and Naomi Opal Romey. He married Doris Pritchard on April 24, 1943 and they shared over 75 years of love together.
He was Vice-President of CTS Tool, Die, and Machine Co. before he retired. He was a member of Life Bridge Church, volunteered at Project Mercy, and served on the board of The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission for many years. Dale has always been known for being a faithful man with a deep and unswerving relationship with God, solid integrity, and having a contagious laugh.
Dale has left a Godly legacy for those who have survived him including his wife, Doris Romey; children, Darwin (Jan) Romey, Dwight (Sue) Romey, and Donna (Mike) Cass; 8 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Eugene Romey; and sisters, Mary Reese and "Big" Doris Romey.
Funeral service will be on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 11:00 am at Life Bridge Church (12719 Corbin Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46845) with visitation beginning one hour prior. Visitation will also be at church on Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Life Bridge Church, Fort Wayne Rescue Mission, Deeper Water Ministries – Mexico, and Project Mercy.

Arrangement entrusted with D.O. McComb and Sons Funeral Home Lakeside Park.