Dale Lee Kintzele

Dale Lee Kintzele, 72, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Sunday, February 6, 2022, at 1:09 am in Franciscan Health - Michigan City.


A celebration of life service will be held at 6:00 pm, Thursday, February 10, 2022, at Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City, IN. Visitation will be from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Thursday at the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel.    


He was born May 22, 1949, in Fort Wayne, IN to the late Robert and Viola Kintzele. 


Surviving are his wife, Colleen Kintzele of Michigan City, IN; two daughters, Jama (Jeremy) Hancock of Rolling Prairie, IN and Jenny (Moritz) Lux of LaPorte, IN; son, Damian (Amy) Kinztele of Michigan City, IN; and grandchildren, Juliana, Katie, Evan, Ava, and Kaige.


He was also preceded in death by his brother, Ronald Kintzele.   


Dale retired as a correctional officer at Westville Correctional Facility and was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran of Vietnam. He enjoyed sunbathing, swimming, his pets, and spending time with family. Dale loved Jesus.


Contributions may be made to Michiana Humane Society, 722 Indiana Highway 212, Michigan City, IN 46360. 


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