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Dale Frederick Hosking Martin

June 24, 1959 November 9, 2018
Dale Frederick Hosking Martin
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Obituary for Dale Frederick Hosking Martin

Dale Frederick Hosking Martin, age 59 , Naperville resident since 2000, previously resided in the Twin Cities metropolitan area of Minnesota, Wichita, Kansas, Hereford England and Voorschoten, Netherlands. He passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born June 24, 1959 in Minneapolis, MN.

Dale is survived by wife Betsy Martin and children, Andrew and Kelsey.

His brother, Earl (Sandra) and his nieces, Danielle and Alyssa Martin, nephew of Ann Martin, Ruth and Cliff Poole and many loving relatives.

Preceded in death by parents Albert F. Martin and Patricia R. Martin, brother, Paul (Lillian) and his nephew Shawn and his niece Kitana Martin.

Dale’s career included positions in executive leadership and mentoring in areas of international business, information technology and organizational development. He worked for Sperry/Unisys and Cargill. Dale also worked and found enjoyment teaching at the University of Phoenix, started and maintained small businesses as owner and president. He retired from Temple and Associates in 2018.

Dale received undergraduate degrees in Physics from Gustavus Adolphus College (St. Peter, MN), Electrical Engineering from Washington University (St. Louis, MO), MBA from University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, MN) and a PhD in organizational psychology from Walden University (Minneapolis, MN).Dale welcomed everyone with warmth and a smile. His love for travel began as a child growing up in Holland. Travel provided a great opportunity to appreciate the beauty and variety of God’s creation. Food and fellowship fostered meaningful relationships with family and friends. Sailing at many locations around the world gave Dale peace, relaxation and precious time with loved ones. Dale shared his life, faith and cancer journey at

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Dale Martin to:
Edward Foundation Cancer Center, 801 S. Washington Street, Naperville, IL 60540 or

Visitation: Sunday, November 18th 2:00-6:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL 60540.

Memorial Funeral Service: Monday, November 19th 10:30 AM at The Compass Church of Wheaton, 520 E. Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187. Interment is private.

Future inurnment at Roselawn Cemetery, St. Paul, MN.

For more information, please call 630-355-0213 or

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2:00 PM 11/18/2018 2:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 11/18/2018 6:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Memorial Service




10:30 AM 11/19/2018 10:30:00 AM
The Compass Church of Wheaton

520 East Roosevelt Road
Wheaton, IL 60187

The Compass Church of Wheaton
520 East Roosevelt Road Wheaton 60187 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Edward Hospital Cancer Center, c/o Edward Foundation

801 S. Washington Street
Naperville, IL 60540

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