Dale Edward Beuckens, 64, of Shingle Springs, CA succumbed to cancer at home surrounded by his family and friends on November 3, 2013. Dale is survived by his wife Dee of 45 years, daughter Kimberly (Christopher) Casimir, Rocklin, CA; son Eric Beuckens, Shingle Springs, CA; father Edward Beuckens, Sebastopol, CA; brother Roger (Kathy) Beuckens, Sonora, CA; sister Barbara (Bob) DeCaro, Sebastopol, CA; three grandchildren (Jacob, Lauren, Isabella) and many nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his mother Alice Beuckens, mother-in-law Lorraine Dean, and brother in-law Norman Dean. Dale was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend to all. Dale loved carpentry and worked as a general contractor for 35+ years. He enjoyed working, traveling, tinkering on his cars, and spending time with his friends and family. Dale was always there to help friends and family with carpentry projects or whatever else they needed him for. A special thank you to all of Dale's friends and family for the loving care and support during his final days.