Timothy Charles Van Doren, 73, of Mt. Juliet, Tenn., died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. A visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16 at Young & Sons Funeral Home, in Perryville, Mo. A funeral service will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. Rich Wehrmeyer CM will officiate. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St. Vincent High School, in Perryville, Mo.

Timothy Charles Van Doren, 73, of Mt. Juliet, Tenn., died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. A visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16 at Young & Sons Funeral Home, in Perryville, Mo. A funeral service will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. Rich Wehrmeyer CM will officiate. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St. Vincent High School, in Perryville, Mo.

Timothy was born on Dec. 14, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., the son of Charles V. and Leona “Lee” (Johnson) Van Doren. He and Marilyn (Sutterer) Van Doren were married for 54 wonderful years.

He worked at Deere and Company, in Moline, for 34 years where he was administrator of marketing publications. He graduated from St. Vincent High School in 1962 and graduated salutatorian from Morrison Institute of Technology.

Tim was an avid golfer and participated in many leagues. He enjoyed skeet shooting and belonged to the Cedar City Gun Club, in Lebanon, Tenn. He had a passion for baseball and was active in the Geneseo youth baseball program for many years. Being a car enthusiast, he belonged to the Mid-West Corvette Club. He was a devoted reader of World War II history and enjoyed accompanying his father, a veteran, to numerous 445th Bomber Group reunions. He had a passion for music and shared it with all. He adored his grandchildren. He had many friends and will be missed by all.

He is survived by his wife, Marilyn (Sutterer) Van Doren; his sons, Martin (Denise) Van Doren, of Nashville, Tenn and Jay (Darcie) Van Doren, of Geneseo; sisters, Linda Basler, of Sainte Genevieve, Mo.; and Polly (Richard) Orr, of Kansas City, Mo.; and brother-in-law Lee (Marlene) Lottes, of Crestwood, Mo.; and grandchildren, Laura Van Doren, Emily Storm, Sara Van Doren and Jacob Van Doren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Lee Van Doren; stepmother, Dorothy Van Doren; sister, Jane Lottes; brother-in-law, Joe Basler; sister-in-law, Judy Sutterer; and nephew, Richard Zoellner.