Lloyd "Dale" Whitt

1943 - 2018


Lloyd "Dale" Whitt, 74 yrs, of Petersburg, MI. Died Friday July 20, 2018, in his residence. Friends may call at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, on Monday July 23, 2018 from 2-8 PM. There will be a service on Tuesday July 24, 2018 at 11 AM in Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI. Pastor Bobby Smith of Grape Missionary Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Petersburg, MI.


Born August 31, 1943, in Sandy Hook, KY. Dale was the son of Ollie and Sue (Green) Whitt. He was a 1962 Sandy Hook High School Graduate. He then earned his Journeyman License from United Steel Workers of America. Dale married Roma June Sparks in April of 1965 in Olive Hill, KY. He was a member of Grape Missionary Baptist Church, United Steel Workers of America, where he was a past Vice President from 1992-1996 and the UAW out of Sterling Heights, MI. He loved to farm, his church, family and especially his grandchildren.


Survivors include: his wife June; sons, Gary (Michele), Ron ; daughter, Debbie (Gayton) Whitt; brothers, Leroy and Dwayne (Janice); a sister, Leona Adkins; grandchildren, Mary, Madison, Zachary, Aidan, Brad, Hannah and Connor and a great-grandchild, Leighton. He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Leonard and Blanche Mauk.


Memorial contributions can be made to: The America Heart Association.