June 30, 2022
John Erling Dahl, the son of Erling and Alta (Sherrill) Dahl, was born on Jan. 16, 1932, in Superior, Neb. He died at home in Davenport, Neb., while surrounded by loved ones, on June 23, 2022, at the age of 90 years, 5 months, 7 days.
John grew up in Montrose, Kan. He attended grades 1 through 8 at Rose Hill School and graduated from Montrose Rural High School in 1950. Upon graduation, he farmed until he enlisted in the United States Air Force in January 1952. While in the US Air Force, he was in Texas, California and Colorado with primary duties being personnel specialist. He was honorab...