Rev. Dale Payne retired from Bloomingdale Unite Methodist Church as of Jan. 1, 2012. He and his wife Judy ministered there for 22 years.
Rev. Payne was ordained at Bloomington in 1968 and has ministered in various churches for 46 years.
Rev. Payne graduated from Van Buren High School. Upon graduation from college he married, Julia 'Judy' Spear, Brazil. They moved to Rockville where Dale taught at Rockville High School as well as being Director of Guidance. He retired from Rockville after 44 years of service. The Payne's still reside in Rockville.
Dale and Judy are both ordained ministers and members of the International Convention of Faith Churches and Ministers. They will continue to minister and serve through "Yoked Ministries," a tax exempt organization. They are available for services. Yoked Ministries has a mission outreach here and abroad.
An honorary banquet will be at a later date.
For more information or to contact Rev. Dale Payne, call 765-569-5685.