Dale Ernest Croston passed away on Friday, September 27th, 2013 with his family and closest friends by his side. Dale and his wife Lisa, started Plan-It-Events in 2004 and they became Certified Balloon Artists. They became members of the COQBN in 2010. Dale was a very active and enthusiastic member. He will be missed by the COQBN, the balloon community, and his alma mater, OSU.