|Dale C. Lybarger, 82 of Galesburg, IL, passed away February 2, 2013, at the Marigold Health Care Center Galesburg, IL.
He was born in Smithshire, IL on March 18, 1930 the son of Floyd and Lucille Gibb Lybarger. He married Barbara E. McEvers on October 7, 1951, she preceded him on September 3, 2012.
He is survived by one son Gregory (Tracy) Lybarger of Galesburg, IL; 3 grandchildren Paul (Beth), Kirsten, and Jehrid; one brother Raymond Lybarger of Abingdon, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and 1 grandson.
He served in the US Army during the Korean War 1949-1952. He was a member of the Lawson Babbitt American Legion Post. He served on the Roseville Town Board for over 50 years. He opened Dale’s Phillips 66 Service Station on January 1, 1954. Dale and his wife and Dennye Bullock owned and operated Lybarger Oil in Macomb for 20 years, retiring in 1993. He was a member of the Methodist Church.
Graveside service will be Wednesday February 6, 2013, 11:00 am at Roseville Memorial Park Cemetery with military honors at the grave . Family will receive friends on Tuesday February 5, 2013 from 6:-7:30 pm at the Corman Memorial Home Roseville, IL. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Legion Post. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cormanmh.com. Corman Memorial Home Roseville, IL is in charge of the arrangements.