Victor Dede

Thursday, February 17, 2005

Victor Carl Dede, 78, of Lincoln, Neb., died Friday, Feb. 11, 2005, in Lincoln.

He was born July 26, 1926, son of Rudolph and Edna Graebner Dede of Cape Girardeau. He first married Marolyn Joyce Noecker. He later married Alice E. Gabel.

Dede was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Bradley Dede of Pacific, Mo., Brian Dede of Hot Springs, S.D.; a stepdaughter, Nancy Lorenz of Lincoln; two sisters, Marjorie Nebel of Kirkwood, Mo., Lucille Cole of Panama City Beach, Fla.; a brother, Norman Dede of Cincinnati, Ohio; and three grandchildren.

A service and burial will be held at 11 a.m. today at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis.

Jay B. Smith Maplewood Chapel in Maplewood, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.