Lawrence Hobert Ridenour

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Lawrence Hobert Ridenour, 93, passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2017.

He was born July 6, 1923, the son of Thomas Hobert and Lydia Ann Ridenour.

He served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He married Myrtle Mae Ridenour on Sept. 21, 1946, in Belleville, Ill. She preceded him in death. They had six children, Larry, wife Marilyn; Kenneth, wife Sharon; Dennis; Phyllis, husband Roger Pruett; Keith, wife Denise; and Janice, husband Dale McCracken; 16 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Wednesday at McQueen Funeral Home in Wheaton. Burial with military honors was at Rocky Comfort Cemetery in Rocky Comfort.

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Wheaton, Missouri