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Dale G. Aucker

Dale G. Aucker, 83, Retiree, passed away on Friday, December 16, 2022, at home. He was the husband of Wilma (Hetrick) Aucker and the father of Justine Walters and Theodore Aucker.

Dale Glenwood Aucker, 83, of Hershey passed away Friday, December 16, 2022 at his home, after a seven year battle with Alzheimer’s. Born January 2, 1939 in Hershey, he was a son of the late Eugene and Naomi (Bomgardner) Aucker and preceded in death by his brother Ronald Aucker and sister Dianne Aucker.

A 1956 graduate of Hershey High School, Dale formerly worked for Armstrong Printery, Harrisburg and then was a Graphic Arts teacher at Milton Hershey School from 1970 – 2002. He was a Staff Sergeant with the National Guard (1959 – 1966) and a member of the Milton Hershey School Alumni Association. A member of Hershey Free Church, he enjoyed serving the Lord in different ministries at the church. Dale loved the Lord and was dedicated to his wife and family.

Surviving are his wife of 61 years Wilma (Hetrick) Aucker; daughter Justine Walters; son Theodore Aucker; and granddaughters Sarita Walters and Anai Walters. A Celebration of Life service will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday, December 21, 2022, with Pastor David V. Martin officiating, preceded by a viewing from 10:00 – 11:00 AM at Hershey Free Church, 330 Hilltop Road, Hummelstown.

Interment will be in Hershey Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Homeland at Home Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 270, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Share condolences at

Published by Patriot-News from Dec. 17 to Dec. 18, 2022.

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