Leon J. Crider
Date: July 30, 2013
Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Pkwy., Wentzville, MO
Date: July 31, 2013
St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hawk Point
Holy Cross Cemetery, Chesterfield
Memorials can be made to Masses or Hawk Point Food Pantry
Mr. Crider is survived by his son, Joseph "Joe" (Cyndy) Crider Jr. of Chesterfield, MO, son, Steve (Vicki) Crider of Eureka, MO, son, Dennis (Barbara) Crider of St. Charles, MO, daughter, Cindi (Denny) Vietmeier of Hawk Point, MO, daughter, Karen (Daniel) Higginbotham of Ballwin, MO, brother, Dave (Pinky) Crider of Kirkwood, MO, sister, Rosemary "Jean" Lesley of Louisiana, MO, 17 Grandchildren, 22 Great-Grandchildren, 2 Great-Great Grandchilden. He is preceded in death by his father, David Leon Crider, mother, Lissetta Marie Hoeft, Spouse, Betty Crider, brother, Rev. Robert Crider, sister, Dorothy Obenhaus, sister, Marge Rootz. Leon worked at Bettendorf Rapp for over 25 years; he owned a Pepperidge Farm route and also worked at Wal-Mart. He belonged to St. Mary's Catholic Church in Hawk Point, MO and loved to help with the fall festival. Leon volunteered at TACOA in the kitchen to put together delivered meals and helped out on the farm.