Dale Thomas Farley left us on June 24th, 2018. Dale was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming May 23, 1954 to David and Pearl Farley.
After a stay in England, the Farley's settled in Riverside, California. There, Dale graduated Poly High School in 1972, becoming a VW/Porsche mechanic. After meeting his wife Vickie, he began attending Cal Poly Pomona. They were married on August 18, 1979. Dale graduated with an engineering degree in 1980.
In 1983 Dale, Vickie and their 2-year-old son Haden moved to Lompoc where Dale began his 30+ year career at V.A.F.B. Their son Jeffrey was born there in 1992.
Dale had a variety of interests, among which were motorcycle riding, boating, skiing, woodworking, photography, karate and most of all camping.
Dale was preceded in death by his son Haden, brothers Dennis and Paul Farley, and both parents. He is survived by his wife, Vickie, son Jeffrey, grandson Braeden, brothers Brian and John, multiple in laws and a large family of nieces and nephews.
Services will be held on Saturday, July 7th at 10 am at Starbuck-Lind Mortuary in Lompoc. A graveside service will follow at Lompoc Evergreen Cemetery. There will be a gathering for family and friends immediately following the graveside, at the Farley home, 1617 E. Cherry Ave., Lompoc, CA 93436.