Dossie Elmore

Moro | Tuesday, July 28 2009


Dossie Elmore, 82, passed away at 1:45 pm Tuesday July 28, 2009 at home with his family by his side.

He was born on August 31, 1926 in Camden, TN the son of Finis & Dolly Mary (Lewis) Elmore.

He married Betty Jean Sansom on March 27, 1950 in Corinth, MS. She survives.

He retired from Laclede Steel Company as a crane operator.

In addition to his wife, he is also survived by three daughters; Gloria Jean Clark of Alton, Dorothy Kay Mick of Bethalto and Sandra Fay Kessmann of Moro; five grandchildren, Nikki & Ashley Clark, Andy, Adam, and Alexis Mick; three great grandchildren, Michael McDonald, Jordan and Alea; and several brothers & sisters.

Cremation rites will be accorded.

In celebration of his life, memorial services will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday August 1, 2009 at the Kessman's residence, 6422 Black Rail Dr. Moro, IL (Meadowbrook).

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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