SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Dominick C. Molenda, 52, of Springfield, Missouri, formerly of Ashton, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017.
He was born May 25, 1964, in Chicago, to Stephen and Donna (née, Palandri) Molenda. Like his father, Dominick enjoyed working with his hands, whether on woodworking projects or as a handyman in his community. He owned his own company, Dominick’s Construction and Handyman Services, specializing in roofing, and was easily recognizable in his big red truck. Dominick also enjoyed building model cars and collecting Matchbox cars. He was a fan of rock music, tattoos, and loved riding his motorcycle with his friends. He was a strong man with a caring heart. He will be missed by many friends and his dear family.
Dominick is survived by his loving mother, Donna Molenda; his siblings, Anthony Molenda, Dina (David) Nesemeier, and Michelle (Michael) Cicchetti. He was a proud uncle to Dayna, Charlotte, Marissa, Mackenzie, Orrey, Dawson, Riley, and Caysen; and great-uncle to Ayden, Violet, and Chancellor. He also was cherished by his many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents and his father, Stephen.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Beverage Lyons Family Funeral Home, 601 Richardson Ave., Ashton. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Interment will be at Ashton Cemetery.
Visit beveragelyonsfamilyfh.com to send condolences.