Dale E. Lux (65) of Altamont


Published on January 4 2013 9:59 am

Dale E. Lux, 65, of Altamont died at 6:08 p.m., Thursday, January 3, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, Effingham.

Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 6, 2013 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont with Rev. Clayton Vail officiating.

Visitation will be held for one hour prior to service time at the funeral home. Private family burial will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to Boy Scout Troop #140, Altamont or the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be expressed by clicking here.

Dale was born on December 21, 1947 in Salem, IL to Ralph and Velma (Duncan) Lux. He married Dorothy Lange on December 22, 1965. He was affiliated with Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Altamont. He was retired from the Illinois Department of Transportation as an ET-4. He had been a scoutmaster with Boy Scout Troop #140 for many years.

He is survived by his wife, his sons; Scott Lux of Altamont, Brent (Jennifer) Lux of Hoffman Estates, IL, his sister, Joyce (Kent) Kastner of Shobonier and his four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Eugene Lux.