Dennis E. Buss
Mr. Dennis E. Buss of Nashville, departed this life at Memorial East Hospital in Shiloh, on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 8:15 PM. He had attained the age of 78 years, 4 months and 17 days.
Mr. Buss was born on September 7, 1939 in Lively Grove, the son of George and Mary (nee Behrmann) Buss. He was united in marriage to JoAnn Degenhardt on August 5, 1967 in Todds Mill, and she survives his passing.
Dennis served in the United States Army. He worked as an inspector for Boeing in St. Louis, MO where he retired after working for over 30 years. He was a member of the St. Ann Catholic Church in Nashville, and the Knights of Columbus council 4384. Dennis had many accomplishments with one of them being participating in the Senior Olympics. He enjoyed hunting, baseball, softball, running and loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Left to mourn his passing is his wife JoAnn Buss of Nashville; a son, Douglas Buss and wife Michelle of Glen Carbon; two daughters, Lori Feldt and husband Brian of Hoyleton and Angie Heiman and husband Dave of Nashville; four grandchildren, Anna Marie and Alan Buss, Max Williams and Aidan Heiman; a sister, Agnes Goettel and husband Wayne of St. Charles, Mo.; his mother-in-law, Rose Degenhardt of Oakdale; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, granddaughter, Alicia Williams; two brothers, Bernard Buss and Anthony Buss; and three sisters, Regina Schmidt, Esther Jarvis and Verona Pisani.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Ann Catholic Church in Nashville, IL on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10 AM with Fr. Andy Knopik officiating. Interment will follow in the St. Ann New Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be accorded by the American Legion Post 110.
Friends may call at the Campagna Funeral Home in Nashville, Sunday from 4 PM until 7 PM and on Monday from 7:30 AM until 9:30 AM.
Should friends desire, mass offerings or memorials may be made to the St. Ann Cemetery and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.campagnafuneralhomes.com.