Dale Robert Henderson

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Dale Robert Henderson

March 28, 1958 - January 20, 2019

Caribou - Dale Robert Henderson, 60, passed away peacefully on January 20, 2019, in Presque Isle with his loving wife and family by his side. Dale was born March 28, 1958, in Caribou, the son of Robert "Murray" and Betty (Jones) Henderson.
He was happily married to Beth (Nadeau) Henderson with whom he had spent the past 40 years. Dale is survived by his wife and their beautiful cat Willow, a sister and nephew, Jane Mastin and Christopher Mastin of Texas. He was predeceased by his father and more recently his mother on December 4, 2018.
Dale was a motorsports enthusiast. He enjoyed fast cars and the thrill and intricacy of the sport. In his younger years, his passion was restoring vintage muscle cars. Dale worked as an auto mechanic for more than 40 years, mostly at local car dealerships and for the last 21 years at Maine Military Authority. He took great pride in his work and his knowledge and expertise in this field was highly respected by those in the community. Friends and family would say that Dale was a kind man with a gentle caring soul. His greatest love was spending quiet time at home with his wife and cat. His comforting presence there will be dearly missed by Beth and Willow. Dale would want to thank the friends who came to visit him while he was still at home and in failing health. These visits were greatly appreciated.
Friends may visit with the family, Friday, January 25, 2019, from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir Street, Caribou, ME. Friends who wish to contribute in Dale's memory may do so by honoring both he and his wife's love of animals through the Halfway House Pet Rescue, P.O. Box 488, Caribou, Maine 04736. www.mocklerfuneralhome.com
Published on January 22, 2019
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14 posts

Ryan Chapman
Jan 28, 2019
I used to love to sit and talk with Dale. The deep voiced gentle man was caring, compassionate and always listened when you spoke with him. You will be missed buddy, see you on the other side.
Kim Ouellette Jones
Jan 23, 2019
I am deeply saddened by the loss that you and your family have encountered. My most sincere
condolences.
LFM
Jan 23, 2019
I will like to express my condolences for the loss of your love one. Death is the hardest thing to deal with. May you receive strength from the "God of all comfort"-2 Corinthians 1:3,4. JW.org
Gail and Paul Cote,familyI
Jan 23, 2019
Beth we send our condolences out to you and family
April Cyr
Jan 22, 2019
So sorry to hear that Dale is no longer with us.....find comfort in knowing he is an angel now watching over you Beth.
Mike and Kathy Ouellette
Jan 22, 2019
Dearest Beth ;
So very sorry to hear about Dale. May God give you peace during this very difficult time. Hang on to the wonderful memories you have of the beautiful life you shared. God Bless you Beth. XO
Pam Brissette Doody Fay
Jan 22, 2019
Dale was a very kind and gentle man. My sympathy to his wife and family!
Tom Grant, Portland
Jan 22, 2019
The County lost another great one. As a childhood friend, the heart is very heavy with the news. RIP Dale! Virtual hugs to Beth and his family and friends from away!
Duke Boulier
Jan 22, 2019
Sorry to hear about dales passing great guy, good hearted ,kind im sorry god bless.
Valdine Camire
Jan 22, 2019
I am so sorry to hear about Dale.. God bless you Beth 🙏🏻
Geri Martin
Jan 22, 2019
So sorry to hear this Beth.
Peggy and Dave Deveau
Jan 22, 2019
Dave and I are so sorry to hear of Dale's passing.God bless you Beth.
Catherine Brewer
Jan 22, 2019
Lovely Beth, I am thinking of you in your sadness. I am sorry to hear this news. May memories comfort you.
Shelley O'Rourke and Hampton Jackson
Jan 22, 2019
Beth and family, we are so sorry for your great loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.