Dennis Wayne Bilbruck, 55, of Marshall, died Monday, June 13, 2011, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with Rev. Vernon Maxted officiating. Visitation will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials may be made to Boone Hospital Center or Community Cancer Center of Marshall. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born May 10, 1956, in Carlinville, Ill., he was the son of the late Oren Bilbruck and Genevieve Dain Bilbruck Malham. He was a 1975 graduate of Carlinville High School and a graduate of Hannibal-LaGrange College. On July 19, 1975, he married Linda Harp who survives of the home. He had lived in Marshall since 1987 and had worked at Crescent Electric and O'Reilly Auto Parts in Marshall. He was a member of Midway Baptist Church and pastored many rural churches in Illinois and Missouri.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Caleb Bilbruck and his wife, Hillarie, of Sedalia; one daughter, Carrie Howard and her husband, Kevin, of Marshall; three grandchildren, Aaron, Madison and Jacob; three brothers, William Bilbruck, Oren Bilbruck and Wilfred Bilbruck, all of the state of Illinois; one sister, Georgette Keith of the state of Georgia; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, George Malham; one grandson, Carter Bilbruck; and two brothers, Russell Bilbruck and Joseph George Bilbruck.
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