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Thomas Dale Dochstader

March 23, 1938 May 7, 2019
Thomas Dale Dochstader
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Thomas Dale Dochstader, age 81, of Marionville, Missouri, passed away at 12:09 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at home. He was born March 23, 1938, in Addison, Michigan, the son of Lester and Helen May (Sprangle) Dochstader.

Thomas was a 1955 graduate of Addison High School in Addison, Michigan and received his Bachelor’s Degree for College in California. He was a United States Navy Veteran serving from 1955 until 1963. He was a retired printer and copier technician in New York and he enjoyed fishing, antique bottle digging, metal detecting and gardening.

Thomas is survived by four daughters, Della Meccariello of Midlothian, Virginia, Dianna Viefhaus of Marionville, Missouri, Darlene Morris of Aurora, Missouri and Helen Langston, of Springhill, Florida; three sons, Dennis Dochstader of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Lee Montgomery of Eugene, Oregon, and George Dochstader of North Carolina; two sisters, Cecil and Betty; one brother, Raymond; 33 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lester and Helen, son, Darrell Dochstader, two grandsons, Tanner Meccariello and Lee Viefhaus, great-granddaughter, Maddison Dochstader, brother, Bill and sister, Norma.

A graveside service, under the direction of the Williams Funeral Home in Marionville, Missouri, will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville, Missouri.

Memorial donations may be made payable to the Three River Hospice, in care of the funeral home, PO Box 103, Marionville, Missouri 65705.

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3:00 PM 5/14/2019 3:00:00 PM
Missouri Veterans Cemetery

5201 S. Southwood
Springfield, MO 65804

Missouri Veterans Cemetery
5201 S. Southwood Springfield 65804 MO
United States

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Missouri Veterans Cemetery Final Resting Place

5201 S. Southwood
Springfield, MO 65804

5201 S. Southwood Springfield 65804 MO
United States

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