John Dale Ostlien
John Dale Ostlien, of Abilene Texas died Sunday, April 14 in Mesa Springs Retirement Center in Abilene, Texas at 10:35 a.m.
John Dale Ostlien was born May 15, 1940 in Pierre, SD to parents John Bredo Ostlien and Helen Phyllus Newby.
John married Dollie Ruth Ohlhausen in Abilene, Texas on January 19, 1960. They had two daughters together. Dale Ostlien was a life-learner and an accomplished equestrian, all-around cowboy, mechanic, and avid history buff.
John Dale Ostlien is survived by his wife Dollie, two daughters Judie Dale Ostlien and Donna Rae Ramos, both of Abilene, TX, sisters Sharon Ostlien of Canning, SD and Nancy Durm of North Carolina, and 3 grandchildren.
He was proceeded in death by his parents, John and Helen Ostlien and his son, Kelly Ostlien.
His services were held on Monday, April 15 at the Buffalo Gap Cemetery, officiated by The Reverend Jim Ritter of Hamby, TX. Pall bearers at this service were Kauy Ostlien, Makaley Ostlien, Elizabeth Ramos, and Salvador Ramos.
Please send memorials to the Buffalo Gap Cemetery Association. P. O. Box 842, Buffalo Gap TX 79508.