Jesse Pender, 59, of Brazeau died October 31, 2017 at his residence in Brazeau, MO.
He was born October 27, 1958 in Cape Girardeau, MO, son of Ralph Pender and Ruth (Worley) Joyce of Cape Girardeau and step-father, Bill Joyce of Cape Girardeau. He married Jackie (Fitch) Pender on October 4, 1997. She survives in Brazeau, MO.
Jesse was owner of a landscaping company. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and Brazeau Historical Society. He was a member of the Missouri National Guard.
Other survivors include two sisters, Kathy (Les) Moll of St. Mary and Charlotte McClard of Cape Girardeau, four step-brothers, Phil (Gwen), Michael, Larry and Tom Joyce of Marshfield, MO, one step-sister, Linda (Tim) Lott of Marshfield, two nieces, Carrie (Andy) Palmer of Cape Girardeau and Rheanna (Darrel) Wolk of St. Mary, two nephews, Cody McClard of Utah and Jeremiah (Tia) Moll of St. Mary, four brothers-in-law, Randy (Carol) Fitch of Peru, IL, Ken (Joyce) Fitch of Brandon FL, Chuck Fitch of Greenville KY, and J.B. McClard of Scott City MO, two sisters-in-law, Bette Ruester and Judy Gilbert of Cape Girardeau, five great nieces and five great nephews. Also survived by several beloved fur babies.
Funeral Service will be held at the Brazeau Presbyterian Church on Saturday, November 4 at 12:00 noon with Rev. Bill Joyce and Rev. J.T. Thomason co-officiating. Friends may call on Saturday at the church from 11:00 am – 12:00 noon. Burial in the Church Cemetery.
Memorials are preferred to Family Use.
Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville, MO provided the arrangements.