Dale-áL. Crider, 47, of Melbourne, passed away peacefully January 28, 2014-á with his wife, Diane by his side. He had bravely confronted and fought brain-ácancer since his diagnosis in 1998. He was born February 5, 1966 in Fairfax-áCounty, VA and moved to Florida in 1982.
Dale-áserved as an assistant scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 524 in Melbourne and Brevard County Scoutreach Units. He enjoyed camping and mentoring the scouts.-á He especially enjoyed spending time each summer at-áCamp-La-No-Che.
He-áis survived by his wife of 21 years, Diane Wilkinson-Crider; son, Ryan L. Crider,-á both of Melbourne; his mother, Widge-áCrider of Palm Bay; his father and step-mother, Tom and Pat Crider of Gainesvile,-áVA; his sisters, Wendy, Dawn and Julie; his brothers, Kacky and Rob and their families; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews; along with his 4 legged family members,-á
Brandy, Lola, Chloe, Dusk and Domino.
The-á family wishes to thank all of those who cared for him during his courageous-áfight.-á
Arrangements-áentrusted to Ammen Family Cremation and Funeral Care, Melbourne, 724-2222.Per his wishes, he has been cremated. A private family celebration will be held at a later date.In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in DaleGÇÖs memory to Central Florida Boy Scouts of America, PO Box 360356, Melbourne, FL 32936.