SPRING BAY - Dennis L. Lowder, 62, of Spring Bay, Ill., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill.
He was born March 10, 1951, in Canton, Ill., to Willard and Kathleen Chioni Lowder.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Willard Lowder Jr. and Richard Lowder; and sister, Kathy Sue Delaune.
He is survived by his brother, John (Lisa) Lowder of Norcross, Ga.; sister, Diane (Randy) Prather of Hilton Head, S.C.; sister-in-law, Linda Lowder of Lawrenceville, Ga.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Dennis served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam.
He enjoyed hanging out at Carrigan's Pub in East Peoria, Ill. He was a huge "Harley Rider" and rode and attended many charity events.
Cremation has been accorded, and a celebration of life will be held Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Carrigan's Pub, 5506 N. Main St., East Peoria, IL 61611.
Memorials can be made at Carrigan's Pub to help the family with expenses.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at csmico.com.