Lester “Dale” Gillam of Lake Saint Louis, MO, passed away Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at the age of 68. Beloved husband of Judy Gillam; cherished son of the late Raymond Lester and Marlyn Louise Gillam. Devoted father of Sunny Heller (Joby) Murillo, Rosey (Brian) Bischof, and Joey (Sarah) Gillam; loving grandfather of Alexis Heller (Derek) Piccinini, Cyanne Heller, Breonna Gillam, Kristiana Gillam, Kaleb Gillam, Justin Browne, Brooke Bischof, Kinsleigh Gillam, and Nicolas Murillo; treasured great-grandfather of Zakir Heller; dear brother of Carla Havlin; uncle of Doug Havlin, Brian (Laura) Havlin, Julie (Justin) Murphy; Father-in-Law of Sean Browne.
Dale was a member of Greater St. Louis Association of the Deaf and Gateway Silent Seniors and was a volunteer at the Deaf Club. Dale enjoyed hunting and he loved operating his collection of remote-control cars. But most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren. Dale was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Memorials may be made in Dale's name in the form of a check to Gateway Silent Seniors 2190 Creve Coeur Mill Rd. Maryland Heights, MO 63043.
Celebration of Life, August 28, 2021, 12:00 - 4:00 pm at Greater St. Louis Association of the Deaf (GSLAD) 2190 Creve Coeur Mill Rd. Maryland Heights, MO 63043, with memory sharing beginning at 2:00 pm.
Baue Funeral Homes is currently following CDC recommendations regarding mask and social distancing policies.