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Dale L. Keesling

KSAL StaffFebruary 4, 2019

Dale L. Keesling, age 55, of Abilene, passed away Saturday, February 2, 2019 at his home in Abilene.  He was born September 9, 1963 in Abilene the son of Melvin R. and Virginia (Munden) Keesling.

Dale graduated from Abilene High School and attended Kansas State University for two years.

He worked for landscaping and roofing companies in the area and enjoyed reading, puzzles, and fishing.

Dale is survived by his mother Virginia “Ginny” Keesling of Abilene, son Hunter Orr of Nashville, Tennessee, brother Douglas Keesling of Lakeland, Florida, three nieces, three nephews, his aunts, uncles, and cousins.  He was preceded in death by his father Melvin and a stillborn brother Melvin Keesling, JR.

Dale’s family has selected cremation.  Memorial services will be at a later date.  Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association and may be sent in care of the Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home 414 NW 3rd, Abilene, Kansas 67410.  Condolences may be sent to the family at

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