Cesar Badolato, age 89, ofÂ Lake Ozark, Missouri, passed away May 9, 2012, at his residence.
He was born October 21, 1922, in Philadelphia, Penn the son of Chester and Lina (DiMeo) Badolato. Â
Cesar proudly served in the United States Navy as a Seabee.
Cesar retired from carpentry at the age of 85 he had built many homes in the lake area, He loved his children and grand children and the many Great grand children, he enjoyed buildingÂ furnitureÂ and he was a master craftsman.Â Loved camping and adventures, he was a true cowboy at heart. He was a member of Horseshoe Bend Baptist Church.
Cesar leaves behind his son ; Michael and his wife , Donna, of Lake Ozark, Missouri; four daughters, Marcelle Dinkel and her husband DeWayne of Tunas, Missouri, Katie Williams and her husband Clayton of Lebanon, Missouri, Eileen Padberg of LaGann Miguel, California and Amy Badolato of Lake Ozark, Missouri, one brother; Louis Badolato of Glenolden PA. a sister Rosemarie Brink of Ft Myers Fla ; SixteenÂ grandchildren and fourteen great- grandchildren, along with several other relatives and friends.
Cesar was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth J (Cust) Badolato,Â his parents, a son Dennis Badolato, two sisters; Betty Badolato and Macella Badolato.
Cesar will be deeply missed by all his family and friends, and all those who knew and loved him.
Celebration of Life Services will be held Saturday May 12, 2012 at 2:00 pm. at Christ Church in Kaiser, Missouri.Â Officiating will be Pastor Gary Maher.
Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.hedgesscottfuneralhomes.com
Arrangements have been placed under the care of Hedges-Scott Funeral Home, Osage Beach, Missouri.