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Max Dale Dana

July 15, 1936 April 20, 2018
Max Dale Dana
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Obituary for Max Dale Dana

Max Dale Dana, 81, of New Matamoras, Ohio passed away April 20, 2018.
He was born on July 16, 1936 in Marietta, Ohio, to the late Dwight and Mary McConnell Dana of Newport, Ohio.
Max graduated from Newport High School in 1954. He was a veteran of the US Army during the Korean Conflict and was discharged as a Staff Sargent in 1957. He was employed for 39 years by Ormet Corp. as a electrician, starting in 1958. He married Anita Eddy Merritt in 1957 and they had three children.
Max was a member of the First Baptist Church of N. Parkersburg, WV. In 1991 he participated in a medical missionary tour in Guatemala, SA. He worked on several Habitat of Humanity projects, was a member of the American Legion Post 378, society member to the Marietta Chapter of Sons of the American Revolution and Marietta Photo Society.
Max is survived by his children Melissa (Fred) Vollmar, of Marion, OH and Scott Dana of Anchorage, AK. He is also survived by his sister, Betsy Dana Hutchison of Raleigh, NC, and brother, Bill Dana of Marietta, OH. He is also survived by six nieces and nephews and six grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son Bryon Dale Dana, a brother Theodore Dana, two sisters Lela Irene Dana and Mary Dana Smith and his loving companion of thirteen years, Sandra Bleakley Herlan.
Max was a wonderful loving father, grandfather, brother and friend. He will be sadly missed by his friends and family.
A memorial service will be held at 3 PM on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike St., Marietta with visitation to be held from 1 PM until time of service.
The family would like to thank the Strecker Cancer Center staff for their compassion and skill and a very special thank you to Dr. Kelli Cawley, MD and Jane Heiney, RN.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Strecker Cancer Center, 401 Matthew St, Marietta, OH 45750. Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com


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Visitation

Thursday

26

Apr

1:00 PM 4/26/2018 1:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 4/26/2018 3:00:00 PM
Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta

1021 Pike St.
Marietta, OH 45750

Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta
1021 Pike St. Marietta 45750 OH
United States

Service

Thursday

26

Apr

3:00 PM 4/26/2018 3:00:00 PM
Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta

1021 Pike St.
Marietta, OH 45750

Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta
1021 Pike St. Marietta 45750 OH
United States
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