David Dormeyer

Sunday, January 11, 2009
David Dormeyer

David Dormeyer

David Farquhar Dormeyer, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center.

He was born July 7, 1941, in Cape Girardeau, son of Byron Ford Dormeyer and Marie Farquhar Dormeyer.

Dormeyer was a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity. He was a retired captain in the U.S. Army Reserves. Dormeyer had been involved in real estate since 1972, starting in Florida before moving back to Missouri. He was co-owner of Prudential Bridgeport Realtors. Dormeyer served as president of the Cape Girardeau Board of Realtors and president of Multilist. He received both the Realtor Associate and Realtor of the Year Awards and was a life member of the Million Dollar Club.

Dormeyer was very active in the Cape community and served as president and director of the Cape Kiwanis Club, president of Cape Country Club Board and chairman of the Salvation Army advisory board. He served on the Commerce Bank advisory board and was chairman of and legislative liaison of the University of Missouri Alumni-Cape County. Dormeyer was also a past member of the Cape Girardeau Board of Examiners and a member of the President's Council of Southeast Missouri State University.

Dormeyer was an active member of First Presbyterian Church, where he had served as chairman of the Board of Deacons.

He enjoyed world travel and cruising.

Survivors include a sister, Angela (Ralph) Bock of St. Charles, Mo.; two nieces, Julie (Alan) Woodhouse of Manchester, Mo., and Karen (Shawn) Bray of Bristow, Va.; and four great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Paul Kabo officiating.

Burial will be at Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Steve Crain, Bill Dockins, Phil Dormeyer Jr., John Layton, Roger Skinner and Don Vogel. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Cape Kiwanis Club.

Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church and the Salvation Army.