Born April 16, 1983 – Departed Aug. 30, 2017
Dale was born in Scottsbluff, Neb. He spent a huge portion of his childhood raising his coon dogs and greyhounds. He loved coyote hunting; he would lose one shoe every time he went out to the fields. He had a passion for hauling cows, and when he was 14 years old his dad taught him to drive a semi and by the age of 16, he was a full-blown bull hauler.
He also enjoyed spending time with his Grandma Dorothy. She would cook for him. He loved his food and snacks, especially his gummies. Dale’s life was spent in his truck, he enjoyed anything that had to do with welding or mechanics.
He was an amazing husband and father, even at a young age he managed to provide in tough times. He was loved by many and made friends with everyone he met. You could always count on him to share a story and a laugh. There are few stories that involved him that wouldn’t put a smile clear across your face. He was loved by many. He will forever be remembered and cherished by all who knew him.
Dale was preceded in death by Christopher Chalupa, Dorothy Chalupa, Justin Wayde Spencer, Angela Gentry, Charmoinen and Louis Spencer.
He was a beloved husband to Miranda Chalupa and beloved father to Blaze and Devinity Chalupa. He was a grandson of Max and Mary Chalupa, son of Mike and Anita Chalupa, brother to Alex Parish, Blaze Chalupa and Carleen Lovell and an uncle to many.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Chamberlain-Pier Chapel, Gordon, Neb. Burial was held at West Lawn Cemetery, Gering, Neb. A memorial has been established and donations may be sent in care of Chamberlain-Pier Funeral Home, PO Box 366, Gordon, NE 69343.