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Dale Fredrick Sorget

January 7, 1944 ~ July 1, 2020 (age 76)


Dale Fredrick Sorget, 76, of Bridgman, passed away on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at his home. 

Funeral service will be held at 11 AM on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at Grace Lutheran Church, 404 Glenlord Road, St. Joseph, MI 49085  with Reverend Glenn Rosenbaum officiating. Friends may meet with the family Monday, July 6, 2020  from 5-7 PM at Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel, 9191 Red Arrow Highway, Bridgman.  Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery in Bridgman. Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, Michigan Lutheran High School, 615 E. Marquette Woods Rd., St. Joseph, MI 49085 or St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942. Online condolences may be communicated through

Dale was born Friday, January 7, 1944 in Glendora, Michigan, the son of the late Chester August and Mabel Louise (Truhn) Sorget. He married Pamela Wendy Gould on November 29, 1969. Dale graduated from Western Michigan University. He was employed at Whirlpool Corp for 32 years. Dale was on the Board of Public Works for the City of St. Joseph and on the Board of Review for Lake Township.  He served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church. Dale enjoyed golf and gardening.

Dale is survived by his wife: Pamela; children: Christian (Sally) Sorget and Whitney (Eric) Sample; four grandchildren: Liam and Elliot Sorget and Lauren and Alison Sexton; siblings: Joyce Hoge, Carol Herter and Kim (Laura) Sorget.

Dale was also preceded in death by a grandson Angus Sorget; siblings: Robert, Jack and Joan.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Boyd Chapel of Pike Funeral and Cremations Service, 9191 Red Arrow Highway, Bridgman.

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July 6, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel
9191 Red Arrow HIghway
Bridgman, MI 49106

Funeral Service
July 7, 2020

11:00 AM
Grace Lutheran Church
404 Glenlord Road
St. Joseph, MI 49085


Graceland Cemetery
8350 Red Arrow Hwy
Bridgman, MI 49106


Grace Lutheran Church
404 Glenlord Road, St. Joseph MI 49085

Michigan Lutheran High School
615 E. Marquette Woods Rd., St. Joseph MI 49085

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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