Dale Loran Rininger
Dale Loran Rininger was a loving husband of 44 years to Sherrie Rininger and father to two sons, Tyson and Bryan, grandfather to Vincent and Engelica. He passed away at his home on October 3.
He had served as a Corpsman in the US Navy for 20 years before continuing his education receiving an MBA in Health Care Management. From there he worked to revitalize and streamline numerous hospitals and clinics throughout the western United States.
Choosing to retire in John Day, Oregon, he and and his wife opened a boutique craft shop named, ‘etc.’, showcasing the talented artists of Grant County.
He was a husband and father who always put his wife and children first. He knew how to embarrass his children with a smile and insult his friends with class. He was the epitome of a Mason, dropping everything to help a stranger. He was a member of the Elks and a CASA volunteer. He was what everyone would want in a husband, father, grandfather.