Dale W. Maltsberger

Dec. 13, 1926-Nov. 30, 2022


Dale W. Maltsberger of Crawfordsville passed away Wednesday night, Nov. 30, 2022, at The Waters of Tipton in Tipton, Indiana, at the age of 95.

Dale was a farmer, carpenter and worked at Raybestos. He served his country in the Marine Corps during World War II. He was a member of the American Legion.

Born Dec. 13, 1926, near Crawfordsville, he was the son of Clarence Maltsberger and Frances Howard Maltsberger. He attended school at New Market. He married Mary E. Pearson on March 4, 1949, and she passed away Feb. 6, 2000.

Surviving family includes: son Larry Maltsberger (Mary) of Elwood; and three grandsons, Brian Maltsberger of Indianapolis, Justin Maltsberger of Indianapolis and Colin Maltsberger of Chicago.

He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; brother Woodrow Maltsberger; three sisters, Lillian Chase, Reba Hughes and Shirley Maltsberger; and son Gary Maltsberger.

Visitation will be 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7 at Burkhart Funeral Home, 201 W. Wabash Ave., Crawfordsville. Services will begin at 5  p.m., led by Pastor Josh Shoemaker. Burial will be held at the Waynetown Masonic Cemetery at a later date.