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James "Mikey" Dahlke

May 27, 1948 ~ October 25, 2022 (age 74)


James “Mikey” Dahlke

Mikey passed away on Oct 25, 2022 with family by his side. Mikey was born May 27, 1948 to Robert and Helen Dahlke in Tampa Florida.  Mikey joined the Air Force in 1967,  he spent time in Vietnam and upon his return, he separated from the Air Force. He later joined the Alaska Air National Guard where he was medically retired in 1998.

Mikey is proceeded in death by his long time partner Jeanette Evans, his parents Robert and Helen Dahlke, and his sister Rebecca Rosson. He is survived by his niece Kristine Joyce (Ken), great-nephew Derek Forrey (Whitney), great-niece Nicole Forrey and great-nephew Justin Joyce, many many friends in the VFW & American Legion, the military veteran community and the Fairbanks community that are also his family.

Mikey was an inspiration and valuable member of VFW Post 3629 where he served as the Quartermaster from 2002-2018 (16 years). He loved to fish and watch his New York Buffalo Bills football team!

We will be having a Celebration of Life at VFW Post 3629 on Saturday, October 29th @ Noon. In lieu of flowers, we request that all donations be made to the Fairbanks VFW Post 3629, 324 2nd Street, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701.

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Celebration of Life
October 29, 2022

12:00 PM
VFW Post#3629
324 2nd Street
Fairbanks, AK 99701

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