Rodger “Dale” Paoni, Sr., 62, of Springfield, died at 9:54 am, Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born August 22, 1950 in Springfield, to Ross and Altia Adams Paoni.
Survivors include his Companion and Friend, Terry Wilson; four daughters, Kimberly Carpentier and Amy (Daniel) Thompson both of Riverton and Amanda Neal Young and Chantel (Omar) Martinez both of Springfield; four sons, Rodger (Kristy) Paoni, Jr., Richard Ross (Jennifer) Paoni, Brandon Paoni and Clinton Paoni all of Springfield; several grandchildren; several great grandchildren; one sister, Albina “Jimmie” (Ron) Runkels of WI; three brothers, Fred Paoni of Benld, George (Mary) Paoni and Danny (Sharon) Paoni both of Springfield; former wife, Lynelle Paoni of Springfield; one aunt, Vergie Pearce of AR and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
His parents; one sister, Margaret and two brothers, Robbie and Thomas preceded him in death.
Dale was a United States Veteran. He loved to fish and worked for over 20 years for the laborers union local 477.
Visitation: 4-6 pm, Friday, December 21, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family of Rodger “Dale” Paoni, Sr. to help with funeral expenses.