We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Melvin Middendorf

A Memorial Service will be held Monday, September 8, 2014 for 86 year old Melvin Middendorf of Chester, IL who died Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Mel was born December 14, 1927 in Chester, IL, the son of George and Goldie (Grah) Middendorf. He married Dorothy Durkee on December 1, 1950 in Chester, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving are three children, Marcia Dengler of Waterloo, IL, Jill Middendorf-Knippa of Chester, IL and Jay Middendorf of Mahomet, IL. Seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and two sisters.

Visitation will be after 9am Monday, September 8, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A Memorial Service for 86 year old Melvin "Mel" Middendorf will be held at 11am Monday, September 8, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Peter Ill officiating.

Entombment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran School in Chester, IL.