Dale Friddle age 80 years, a resident of Greenfield, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Hancock Regional Hospital in Greenfield.
Born December 5, 1931 in Wilkinson, Indiana and was the son of the late Ralph and Thelma (Holliday) Friddle.
After graduation from high school, he attended Ball State University & Minnesota Bible College. He holds several degrees from Minnesota Bible College and the Master of Divinity from Lincoln Christian Seminary. He was ordained to the ministry by the Wilkinson Church of Christ. He ministered to the Cohasset Church of Christ in northern Minnesota and the Sciota, Illinois Christian Church. In 1963 he ministered to the White Bear Lake Church of Christ and taught at Minnesota Bible College. He served the Southeast Christian Church and continued to teach at the college. He ministered with the New Brighton Christian Church and then moved to Rochester to be a professor with the college. He served as Academic Dean for three years.
He is survived by a son, Steve Friddle of Olympia, WA; a daughter, Diane Greeley of Grand Marais, MN; five grandchildren; a sister, Doris Trees of Greenfield and two nieces.
Preceded in death by his parents and a brother in law, Paul Trees.
Funeral services were held on September 19, 2012 in the Condo & Son Funeral Home in Wilkinson with Rev. Jeff Barton officiating. Burial followed at McCray Cemetery in Wilkinson.
Memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads College; Business Office; 920 Mayowood Road SW; Rochester, MN 55902.