FLORISSANT -- Louis Dillender, 78, formerly of Sikeston, died July 6, 2007.
Born Oct. 26, 1928, in Sikeston, to the late Samuel and Nancy Emily Porche Dillender, he was a retired maintenance worker of an aircraft company and a U.S. Army veteran.
He married Margaret Moore who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: three sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Margaret Dillender, Jeff and Betty Dillender and Pat and Mary Jean Dillender; two daughters and one son-in-law, Sara Dillender and Julie and Phil Smith; and many grandchildren.
Visitation is from 4-9 p.m. Wednesday at Hutchens Mortuary, 875 Graham Road, in Florissant. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Sabine Church.
Burial will follow in the Valhalla Cemetery.