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Morris "Moe" E. Dial

July 4, 1934 - November 14, 2014

Morris “Moe” E. Dial, 80, of Mexico, MO, formerly of Springfield, died at 7:30 am, Friday, November 14, 2014 at his residence.  He was born July 4, 1934 in Kincaid to Virgil and Maude (Rogers) Dial.  He married Donna E. Rhodes on March 1, 1957 and she preceded him in death on September 7, 2006.  He is also preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, P.K. and Virgil and one sister, Lela.

He is survived by one daughter, Laura Dial of Springfield; two sons, Dennis Dial of Orlando, FL and Greg (Virginia) Dial of Springfield; two grandchildren, Mindy (Charles) Lane and Shawna (Shane O’Neil) Dial both of Columbia and three great grandchildren, Andrew, Landon and Grayson Lane.

Morris was a United States Army Veteran and was a resident of the Springfield area for most of his life.  He was of the Methodist faith.  He was employed at Peabody Coal Mine #10 as a coal miner retiring after 27 years.  He really enjoyed his dog “Lacy” and was an avid Cardinals fan.

Visitation: 10:00 am–12:00 pm, Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 12:00 pm, Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Jack Swank officiating.

Graveside Service: 10:00 am Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014

Time: 10:00 am

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the VA Home in Mexico City, MO.


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