Calvin (Cal) L. Dahl


November 20, 1958 - March 19, 2021

Calvin (Cal) L. Dahl, 62, passed away March 19, 2021. Cal was born November 20, 1958 in Hot Springs, S.D. to Jerald and Gerry (Seder) Dahl. He graduated from Hot Springs High School in 1977. 

After technical school, Cal worked in several auto parts businesses.  In 1988, he married his soul mate Celeste Cross.  They moved to Wyoming in 1993. There Cal ran his own business and a small farm. After he retired, Cal and Celeste moved into town. Cal was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church. 

Cal leaves behind his wife, Celeste (Cross) Dahl; mother, Gerry Gripp of Torrington, Wyo.; sister, Sheryl (Randy) Cox of Stout, Iowa; and brother, Terry (Kim) Gripp of Marysville, Wash.; as well as aunts and cousins from the Dahl and Seder families. He was preceded in death by his father, Jerald Dahl; grandmother, Jeanette; aunt, Sally; uncles Harold, Kenneth and Richard Dahl; stepfather, Dale Gripp; and grandparents, Alfred and Ruth Seder.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, April 12, 2021 at Valley View Cemetery in Torrington Wyo.

Memorial donations may be made to the Hot Springs High School Class of 1977 Reunion Committee, Attn: Lorie Crawford 6755 Greenfield Dr. Rapid City, SD  57703

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