John T. Van Dover, son of the late Grover C. Van Dover, Sr. and Eva F. Richardson Van Dover, was born in St. Louis on Oct. 3, 1936, and died at the Mulberry Manor in Dexter on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2005, at the age of 68.
Mr. Van Dover was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter and also the Knights of Columbus. Before moving to Dexter, he had resided in the St. Louis area.
Surviving are several cousins: JoAnn and Larry Van Gerpen, Ron and Michelle Van Gerpen, Nathan Van Gerpen, Andrew Van Gerpen, and Shelley Van Gerpen, all of Ill. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2005, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2005, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter with Father David Dohogne of Dexter officiating.
Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.