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Raven Ranell Schwindt Dale, 1963-2013
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Raven Ranell Schwindt Dale, 1963-2013

SOUTH HUTCHINSON — Raven Ranell Schwindt Dale, 49, did March 2 at home in South Hutchinson.  Born March 5, 1963 at Larned, she was the daughter of Keith and Judy (Williams) Schwindt.
A 1981 graduate of McCracken High School, she attended Barton Community College.  She married Mark Dale and they were later divorced.
Schwindt Dale worked for United States Postal Service for nineteen years working in Stafford, Great Bend, Buhler, and Hutchinson where she was a MPOO Secretary and was passionate about her job.  She enjoyed her close friends, garage sales, and loved “Black Friday” shopping.
Survivors include her parents, Keith and Judy Schwindt, Alexander; her son, Kendall Dale, South Hutchinson; her daughter, Bailey Dale and companion Lee Minnick, South Hutchinson; her brother, Rick Schwindt and his wife Rose, La Crosse; two sisters: Renee Scott of Bucklin and Rashell Patten and her husband Greg of Ellinwood, as well as four nephews and five nieces.  She was preceded in death by one brother-in-law, Steve Scott.
Memorial service will be Friday, March 8, at 1:00 p.m. at Bryant Funeral Home with Rev. Suzie Woods officiating.  Inurnment will be at Alexander Cemetery, Alexander.  There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place.  Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Reno County or Cancer Council of Reno County, Inc., in care of Bryant Funeral Home.  Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at
Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home*
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, March 5, 2013