William Dale Harold Barth
Barth, William Dale Harold was born on June 23 1937 in Decorah IA, son of Willie and Mabel Barth. He attended Luther College in Decorah. Bill married his childhood sweetheart Helen Valborg Moe on June 4th, 1960. He worked at Daytons Mpls as manager of Men's clothing where he was known to his Jewish friends as a 'mensch'. Bill and Helen both retired from Daytons in 1992. They loved adventure, traveling all over the world. Bill was preceded in death by his wife in 2016. He had 3 brothers Donovan (Sharron), Dwight (Gail), and Brad (Loraine), and two sisters, Myrna (Ted) and Dianne (Mike). Bill and Helen spent much of their time in Lindstrom, MN, enjoying their life on the lake, and at their Island home in Cozumel, MX. Bill and Helen have a son, John William (Kathy), their children Elizabeth and Matthew, and daughter Juliana Lynn (Lane) and stepchildren Marguerite, Sophie and Will. A memorial service will be held at Wyoming Methodist Church in Wyoming, MN. Saturday, March 14, visitation at 9:30 AM, service at 10:30. Burial will be at the Lutheran cemetery in Decorah IA. Bill and Helen were long time volunteers at Family Pathways and community and church events. They also did volunteer work in Cozumel at Ebeneezer Presbyterian Church.
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