Dale Marvin Keith, age 55, of Elgin, passed away February 17, 2019 surrounded by his loving family at Presence St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin. Dale was born October 20, 1963 in Naperville, IL to his loving parents, Richard Marvin and Sandra Lee Keith (nee Karns).
Dale met the love of his life, Tammy, when the two became neighbors. They quickly fell in love and shared 28 wonderful years together.
Loved ones will remember Dale as a man with a generous heart who cared for others, who also loved making friends and family laugh. He was a lovable person who made friends everywhere he went.
In his free time Dale was a collector of antiques, with pedal cars and tin lunch boxes being his favorites.
Dale was preceded in death by his daughter, Tonya Lassen; parents Richard and Sandra Keith; and uncles Larry Karns, Richard Karns and Robert Karns.
Dale is survived by his loving partner, Pamela “Tammy” Dickinson; siblings, Mark (Viridiana) Keith, Terry (Christine) Keith, and Robert (Julie) Keith; grandchildren Roman Espinoza Jr., Jacob Lassen and Gabriel Lassen; nieces Ashley, Sandra, Kimberly, Brooke, Jennifer and Samantha Keith; and nephews Corey, Mark Jr., Myles, Maddox, Memphis and Gabriel Keith.
Visitation will be 5:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. Thursday, February 21, 2019, with service at 7:00p.m. at Symonds-Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park St., Elgin IL 60120, Rev. Tim Perry officiating. Interment will be private. For more information call 847-741-1128 or visit www.symondsmadisonfuneralhome.com.