Dylan Edward Gittemeier, of Saint Peters, MO, passed away on Saturday August 26, 2017, at the age of 10. Beloved son of John and Katie Gittemeier; dearest brother of Gavin Gittemeier; cherished grandson of John Gittemeier, Jill (Larry) Buerke, Edward, and Beverly Delaney; Dylan is also survived by his uncles Jeff (Stephanie) Gittemeier, James Gittemeier, Joe Gittemeier, Edward Delaney II, and his treasured dog and companion, Bella. He was also a dear cousin and friend to many. Preceded in death by his paternal and maternal great-grandparents.
Dylan was a student at Lewis & Clark Elementary School and wanted to be a police officer when he grew up. He was always full of energy, he practiced Tae Kwan Do, and played video games, basketball, and football with his friends in the neighborhood. He was a huge Carolina Panthers and Cam Newton fan. Dylan enjoyed riding his bike, rollerblading and building forts. He loved sitting around the fire pit and barbecues in the backyard with his friends and family. Dylan was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.