Dale Eugene Murphy Jr., 69, of North Platte passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at the Lexington Regional Health Center.

Dale was born on March 14, 1950 in Broken Bow to Dale and Rozella (Love) Murphy.

Dale was a diesel mechanic for most of his life and worked for Detco Travel Center for many years. He was a happy-go-lucky fella with an amazing green thumb.

Survivors include his sister, Nina (Larry) Hardy of Seneca; brothers, Ronald Murphy and Mitch (Jan) Murphy, both of North Platte; and other family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Fredia Dennis; brother-in-law, George Dennis; sister-in-law, Bonnie Murphy.

Cremation was chosen. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, May 11 at 2 p.m. at Riverview Cemetery near Sutherland with Chaplain Gary Smith officiating.

Those wishing to sign the register book may do so on Friday from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.