2nd Timothy: 4-7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
Dennis Lee Eppler, age 72, of De Soto, Missouri, passed away on March 09, 2020, in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born on January 31, 1948, in Racine, Wisconsin. Dennis and his wife Lorelei of 53 years were married on February 11, 1967, in Racine, Wisconsin. Dennis was a machinist and long-time missionary. His ministry work took him to Mexico, Haiti, Venezuela, and India. He also had a great love for his time he spent ministering to several Native American tribes. Dennis was an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed fishing and hunting. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends, especially by his grandchildren whom he loved beyond measure.
He is survived by:
Wife-Lorelei Eppler (nee La Mue), of De Soto, Missouri
Son-Andrew (Sarah) Eppler, of Colorado Springs, Colorado
Son-Erin Eppler, of De Soto, Missouri
Son-Adam (Loretta) Eppler, of Imperial, Missouri
Brother-William (Ann) Eppler, of Eugene, Oregon
Sister-Alice (Gary) Slesarenko, of St. Peters, Missouri
Galen, Jacob, Erika, Kalah, Michaela, Noah, Caleb, Joshua, Liora and Ori
He was preceded in death by,
Father- Andrew Eppler
Mother-Helen Eppler (nee Beuhler)
Visitation- Thursday, March 12, 2020, from 5 pm to 8 pm at Robert D. Brown Funeral Home, Hillsboro, Missouri
Funeral-Friday, March 13, 2020, at 11 am in the funeral home chapel.
Interment-Peaceful Meadows Cemetery, Hillsboro, Missouri.
Memorial donations: American Lung Associates 55 W Wacker Dr, Ste 1150 Chicago, Il, 60601 would be appreciated by the family.