Dale Cariveau, 76, Fargo, ND passed away on Friday, April 19, 2019 at Rosewood on Broadway, surrounded by his family. Dale was born December 25, 1942 to Earl and Edith Cariveau in East Grand Forks, MN. His family moved to Fargo in 1955, then to Dilworth, MN in 1960. Dale and Maxine married on January 27, 1962 and had two children, Debra and Mike. Dale worked for Model Laundry until 1969 then at Holsum Bakery/Country Hearth until he retired in 2001. After retirement Dale wanted to continue working in something he enjoyed, working for Handy Wheels and brightening the days of those who he drove until 2012. Dale enjoyed fishing with the grandkids and his buddies, boating, traveling, playing cards, music, dancing and spending time with family. He is survived by his wife, Maxine and children Debra (Chris) Rogers and Mike (Soni) Cariveau; his siblings Elaine Roscoe, Barb (Don) Ebel, Carol (Jack) Lundy and Rosemary (Gordy) Nyquist and Rick (Cathy) Cariveau; and his grandchildren Austin, Ashley, Jameson and Devin Cariveau, Alex and Zach Rogers. There will be a visitation from 5-7:00 PM with a memorial service following at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo.

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  1. It is with sadness that I read of Dale’s passing. I first met Dale on a fishing trip to the NW Angle, who fished with Bill & Bob. He was a superb poker player (smile). What a trio they were. Dale was the kindest and gentlest person I have ever met. My sincere condolensces to the family.

  2. Dale was the nicest person I have ever worked with, anywhere. I treasure our years together at Handi-Wheels where Dale made sure all his riders were well taken care of. Many tears have been shed by me knowing Dale did not receive his due retirement with Maxine. I have been honored to have known Dale. My very sincere condolences.
    Craig Olson

  3. My thoughts and prayers go out to Dale’s family. I have known Dale since high school. Dale was a very pleasant person. He will be missed by all that knew him. Rest in piece Dale. God be with you Maxine and help you through this most difficult time.

  4. To Dale’s family my condolences. We were classmates at Shanley and I hold fond memories of those times. God’s blessings. J Dennis Nelson Melbourne Fl 4-22-19

  5. Carol so sorry to hear of Dale’s passing.
    I remember you both so well .
    Dale was kinda quiet with his cool smile .
    We both graduated in class of 1962 Shanley with our dear brothers Skipper and Dale.
    So m any good memories together.
    Peace to your family

    Judy Jamieson

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