Sue Held’s father passed away last Sunday afternoon, July 31, 2011. The memorial service will be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 6500 Metropitian Boulevard, Barnhart, MO, on Saturday, August 6, at 10 a.m. This is the church that her dad built. Donation for her dad is “The Wounded Warrior Project” – you can look at the website. His obituary will be in the leader newspaper in Barnhart this Thursday; it will not be published in the St. Louis newspaper. Sue was in the Class of 1975 at the Central Institute for the Deaf (CID).
From an obituary in the Festus MO Leader newspaper –
Pevely (MO) resident Dale Held died Sunday, he was 78. He was the owner/operator of Dale Held Construction Company, a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Barnhart and a veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by wife Vera, six sons including Scott Held and Mike Rush both of Festus and Jeff Bruhn of Arnold, daughters Patti Engelbach and Sue Held both of Pevely, 15 grandchildren and 1 great grandson.
The funeral service for Dale Held will be Saturday morning at 10 at Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Memorials may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project.
Published in the Leader August 1, 2011