Peterson Funeral Chapel

Alexander John Donche Jr., 75 of Verona, MO. passed away Monday, February 14, 2022 at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield.

He was born to Alexander Sr. and Sophie Baron Donche on February 9, 1947 in Union City, PA. He was a retired carpenter and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Marcia; three sons, Frank Donche of Bosque, NM., Michael and Ronald Donche both of Los Lunas, NM.; three daughters, Christian Denwalt of Las Lunas, NM., Jeannette Donche of Oxford Junction, IA. and Catherine Nelson of Verona, MO.; sister, Catherine Hull of Patrick Springs, VA.; 35 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren.

Hw was preceded in death by his parents; son, Kenneth Donche; and daughter, Michaelle Knapp.

Graveside services will be held Tuesday, February 22 at 1:00 p.m. in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery with full military honors under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.