...Dale W. Sieben, 87, Geneseo, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2002, at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at First Congregational Church
, Geneseo.The Revs.
was born July 27, 1915, in Geneseo, the son of Ira and Estella (Goembel) Sieben
.He graduated from Geneseo High School in 1933 and from Cornell College, Mount Vernon, Iowa, in 1937, where he was a Phi Beta Kappa majoring in math and physics. He received his master's degree and was a teaching assistant at the University of Wisconsin in math and electrical engineering.He was a member of the Eta Kappa Nu and Tau Beta Pi honorary fraternities. Dale Sieben
married Lois Wilkinson June 20, 1940, in Madison, Wis.
...Mr. Sieben was a member of First Congregational Church, where he served on various boards and positions.He served on several boards for other churches.He was a member of the Geneseo Kiwanis Club, which honored him with the Hixon Award, and a $1,000 donation was given in his name.He had been a member and past president of the Geneseo Co-op board.He had been chairman of the Henry County ASCS and was a member of the Henry County Farm Bureau.He was a member of the Geneseo School Board for 19 years and its president for 11.He
had been a 4-H leader in his
earlier years.He had been a volunteer tax preparer for senior citizens through the Kiwanis Club.