Chad Allen Panzau, 29, of St. Louis, Mo., born May 2, 1979, in Belleville, Ill., died Thursday, Sept. 11, 20008, in St. Louis, MO.
Chad worked as an electrician with IBEW Local 309. He was a graduate of St. Mary High School, St. Louis, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Dr. Udell S. and Dolores Thimsen.
Surviving are his daughter, Gwendlyn Lee Panzau of Millstadt, Ill.; his fiancee, Stacey Strohmeyer of St. Louis, Mo.; an infant son on the way, Chad Allen Jr.; his father, Chris A. (Diane Gassner) Panzau of Fairview Heights, Ill.; his mother, Kathi Thimsen (Dr. David Pfohl) of Belleville, Ill.; his brother, Justin (Gabrielle) Schwemmer of Smithton, Ill.; his paternal grandfather, Richard H. Panzau of Odin, Ill.; his paternal grandmother, Lorraine A. Panzau of Centralia, Ill.; three nieces, Jordyn, Madelyn and Camryn Schwemmer; and aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorials may be made to a trust fund for Gwendlyn Lee and Chad Allen Jr. Panzau at Regions Bank. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15, 2008, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill., with the Rev. Annie P. Clark officiating. Interment will be at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
GEORGE RENNER & SONS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from Sept. 13 to Sept. 14, 2008