Dale Walter Noble (nee Wrobleski) passed away on November 1, 2023 in Matthews, North Carolina. He was born October 3, 1939 as the first child of Walter and Florence Wrobleski in Cleveland, Ohio.
Dale grew up in the Garfield Heights area of Cleveland and went to Kent State University where he learned industrial and mechanical engineering. He worked at Ford Motors, TRW, and other manufacturers over the years and transitioned into management. He married Judith (Hovanetz) in 1963 and they raised four children in Bedford Heights and Chesterland, Ohio. He was a lifelong devoted Catholic and enjoyed following Cleveland sports teams and the Ohio State Buckeyes. He enjoyed reading, fishing, golf and coaching championship little league teams. In 1995, Dale and Judith left Ohio and lived out the remainder of their lives in Niceville, Florida, where they made new friends and enjoyed life.
He was preceded in death by Judith, his wife of over 50 years. Survivors include sons Scott Noble of Crestview, FL, Todd (Mary) Noble of Beavercreek, OH, and Douglas (Diana) Noble of Matthews, NC; daughter, Nancy (Daniel) Corcoran of Yardley, PA; sisters Pam Bartko and Kathy Kolar of Marblehead, OH; and nine grandchildren.
At Dale’s request, there is no funeral service. A small private graveside service for immediate family and close friends will be held at Heritage Gardens in Niceville, Florida.