Dec. 20,1949 – March 16, 2019.

Dale was born Dec. 20,1949, to Robert and Phyllis Whittmore. He was the oldest of four children. He was raised in Waldo.

He attended elementary school at the Van Poland School in Waldo, junior high school at Morse Memorial School in Brooks and graduated from Mount View High School in 1968.

At the age of 15, he started working with his father in the construction business.

On Jan. 6,1969, he left for boot camp in Parris Island, S.C. He served his country for four years. He was very proud of being a Marine. After serving in the military, he came back to Maine and returned to work in the construction business until he retired.

Dale was proud to be a lifetime member of the Elks.

One of his biggest accomplishments was helping organize the Ward Town Mobile Home Community.

Dale was predeceased by his parents, brother Daryl and sister Nedra.

Dale is survived by three sons: James Whitmore, Billy Weiss and Chris Weiss; five grandsons, of whom “Papa” was very proud of and loved very much: Keegan, Landon, Aaron, Christopher and Weston' sister Noreen McQueeney; many cousins, nieces and nephews; and his best friends of more than 50 years, David Oxton and Jere Waterman.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 6, at 11 a.m., at Lindquist Funeral Home in Yarmouth.