Dale John Pellow


BULLHEAD CITY, AZ – Dale John Pellow, age 78, of Bull Head City, Arizona, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by loved ones and in the care of Hospice.

Dale was born on July 12, 1942, in Ishpeming, Michigan. He graduated from the Ishpeming High School class of 1960. After graduation Dale joined the United States Coast Guard and retired as an E8 Senior Chief Petty Officer after twenty two years of service. Upon his retirement Dale worked in Seattle, Washington as a postal clerk and retired from that position after twenty years of service.

Dale married Donita Youso on February 14, 1968, in Seattle, Washington.

Dale is survived by his daughter, Tracey Torres of Auburn, Washington, two grandson’s, Joshua Pellow of Auburn, Washington and Andre Pellow of Renton, Washington. A brother, William Pellow of Ishpeming, Michigan and a sister, Sandra (James) Pellow Sodergren also of Ishpeming, Michigan. Dale is also survived by several nephews, nieces and cousins.

Dale was preceded in death by his wife, Donita Pellow a son, Kevin Pellow and Dale’s parents, William and Annette (Devins) Pellow.

Dale was a loving husband, a caring and generous father and an excellent role model for his siblings. He will truly be missed.

Following Dale’s wishes there will be no funeral.

Inurment will take place at a later date in the Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, Washington.