Lois passed away of natural causes at her home on September 14, 2006 at the age of 77. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. She was born on November 15, 1928 to Howard A. and Florence B. Barentsen in Salt Lake City, UT. She married Gilbert F. Dahle on July 6, 1947. He preceded her in death in 1992.\n\nLois had a great talent for creating porcelain dolls and figurines. She loved attending her weekly porcelain class and visiting with her friends. She also loved reading, the outdoors, and missed being able to camp the last several years. Lois worked for Utah Retirement Systems for many years. She also had many lifelong friends.\n\nSurvived by her children Howard F. (Debra) Dahle, Kathy (Brad) Jensen, Diane (Nick) Bare; 7 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, siblings, Howard F. Barentsen, Judy Martin and Marjorie Koopman, several nieces and nephews.\n\nLois’ religion was loving her children and grandchildren.\n\nMemorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19, 2006 at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 So. State Street.