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Dale Rapp

December 12, 1936 ~ October 29, 2020 (age 83)

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Dale Rapp, age 83, of Louisville, OH passed away peacefully in his home on Thursday, October 29, 2020. He was born December 12, 1936 in Wakefield, OH to the late William Thomas and Elva Estelle (Herbert) Rapp. Dale was retired from the Timken Co, after 35 years of service. He was a member of the Louisville F.O.E, the United Steel Workers Union and he was an avid outdoorsman.

Dale is survived by his wife of 59 years, Nyda (Noftsinger) Rapp; two daughters, Kelly (Kenny) Pape, Michelle Allour; two sons, William “BJ” (Laura) Rapp, Tim Rapp; a sister, Linda Pase; a brother, Dean Rapp; 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by four sisters and three brothers.

Funeral services (with masks and social distancing) will be 11am Tuesday at Stier-Israel Funeral Home. Calling hours will be 6-8pm Monday evening at the funeral home. F.O.E. services will be 5:30pm Monday evening at the funeral home. Dale will be laid to rest in Union Cemetery, Louisville, OH. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Parkinson's Foundation. Online condolences may be left for the family at

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Calling Hours
November 2, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Stier-Israel Funeral Home
917 East Main Street
Louisville, OH 44641

Funeral Service
November 3, 2020

11:00 AM
Stier-Israel Funeral Home
917 East Main Street
Louisville, OH 44641

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