Dale J. Brinkman, 63, of St. Anne, passed away Saturday (April 21, 2018) at Presence St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee.
He was born July 12, 1954, in Kankakee, the son of Donald and Elizabeth Uehlein Brinkman.
Dale was a longtime farmer in the St. Anne area. He also worked at American Spring Wire in Kankakee. A graduate of St. Anne High School, he was a member of Future Farmers of America. Dale was a Boy Scout. He enjoyed hunting and trapping and bird-watching.
Surviving are two sons and two daughters-in-law, Don Sr. and Heather Brinkman, of St. Anne, and Adam and Tammy Brinkman, of Chebanse; seven grandchildren, Matthew Pelehowski, Hailey Kadow, Austin Sommer, DJ Brinkman, Ally Brinkman, Tyler Gordan and Colin Johnson; and one sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Randy Walters, of St. Anne.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
As per his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no public services.
Please sign his online guestbook at clancygernon.com.