Edwin "Dale" Stammerjohn, 83
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Edwin "Dale" Stammerjohn, 83, of Boonville passed away Wednesday evening March 25 at his home in Boonville surrounded by his family and friends.
Visitation for Dale will be 6-8 p.m. Friday evening March 27 at Davis Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, March 28 at the First Christian Church with Rev. Roger McMurry officiating. Burial will follow in the Walnut Grove Cemetery with full military honors.
Edwin Dale Stammerjohn was born May 22, 1931 in Boonville, Mo the son of Edwin Claus Stammerjohn and Gladys Viertel. He graduated from Boonville High School in 1949 with honors. He graduated from Central Methodist University with a degree in accounting. He served his country with the U.S. Army from 1953 thru 1955. In his early career he managed several FOX theatres around the country and then put his degree to work in Boonville, working as an accountant for Paul Darby for many years until Mr. Darby's death and more recently worked for Serck Tax and Accounting Inc. in Boonville, until recent health issues forced him to quit that position, but not until he had completed the taxes for most of his clients for the current year. His sense of humor made him very enjoyable to be around, especially when there were issues with some of his clients. He will be missed by the many friends that he made while in the accounting business. He loved animals and always had pets running around the house.
Dale was preceded in death by his parents, his lifetime partner, Jimmy Speed and sisters; Gladys, Louis and Hilda. He is survived by Phillip Cortez, his caregiver, His nieces; Paula Wilkerson Roe of Iowa and Lynn Clinkscales of Missouri. Also surviving are his great niece and nephew; Katherine Thompson (Tom) and Paul Huebner and Great-great nephew, Jacob Thompson all of Des Moines, Iowa.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorial contribution to: Boonville Animal Shelter or First Christian Church.
Davis Funeral Chapel Inc
1397 W Ashley Rd
Boonville, MO 65233
Published in Boonville Daily News from Mar. 27 to Apr. 3, 2015