Deacon Dale was ordained a deacon with the 1st class of permanent deacons for Galveston-Houston in 1972. He is blessed to have performed over a thousand Baptisms and countless weddings and funerals here at SJV. You may also find him in Eucharistic Adoration, the Liturgy of the Hours, or the Novena to Our Mother of Perpetual Help. Dale is a Korean vet and also worked over 50 years in planning and forecasting in the energy industry. He and his wife Sandy enjoy spending time with their five children and fourteen grandchildren.