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Dessie J. Fall, 94, of Midland, passed away on July 16, 2017 at Brookdale Senior Living Center. She was born on June 15, 1923 in Porter Twp to the late Ernest and Esther (Moore) Wale. On July 1, 1943, Dessie married Fred Fall who predeceased her.

Dessie worked for the Midland County Register of Deeds. She enjoyed crocheting, painting, and ceramics. Dessie loved her dog Mitzi.

Dessie is survived by her brothers;, L.D. (Faye) Wale, Larry (Mary) Wale, sisters; Beatrice (Ted) Emery, Lily James, Karen Wallin, sister in law, Lucy Wale and many nieces and nephews.

Dessie was predeceased by her brother J.B Wale and sisters Anita Mudd and Norma Bushree.

A Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Poseyville United Methodist with Pastor Lyn Frazier officiating. Friends may visit with the family at Smith-Miner Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 19th from 6-8 pm and on Thursday at the church from 10:00 am until the time of service. Burial will take place at Midland Memorial Gardens.

Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Poseyville United Methodist Church.

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