George J.W. Dabbert

June 16, 1924 - November 23, 2018

George J.W. Dabbert, 94, formerly of Batavia, IL. passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL., IL surrounded by his family.  George was born on June 16, 1924 in West Chicago, IL. the son of George and Esther (nee. Kruse) Dabbert.  He was united in marriage to Phyllis June Schroeder on April 29, 1950 in Batavia, IL.

He graduated from West Chicago High School in 1943. George worked as a laborer at Teledyne Pines. He served in the united states Army from 1943-1946. He was a longtime member of Immanuel Lutheran church.

George  is survived by his two children; Pamela (Robert) Layendecker of Springfield, IL. and Steve (Joan) Dabbert of Bailey, CO.; four grandchildren, Joe (Katy) Dabbert, Tim (Alisa) Dabbert, Ashley Burgess and Jonathan (Cara) Layendecker; four great grandchildren, Arden and Garrett Dabbert, Madelyn Burgess and Mara Dabbert; siblings Dorothy (Jack) Meyer, and Bob (Kathy) Dabbert,  and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his loving wife of 67 years, Phyllis June Dabbert, and brother Donald Dabbert.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM on Friday, November 30, 2018 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 950 Hart Rd. Batavia, IL 60510.  Funeral service will immediately follow the visitation at 11:00 AM also at the church.  Interment will be at East Batavia Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers memorial donations in her name may be made to:  Immanuel Lutheran Church, 950 Hart Rd. Batavia, Il. 60510

For additional information please contact Moss Family Funeral Home at (630) 879-7900 or

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  • RH So sorry for your loss. May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. Psalm 90:10
  • W. J. To the Family: May the God of all comfort continue to strengthen the family as the days, weeks, months and years passes. Be assured that those who are “sleeping in death” God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. John 6:40 and Revelation 21:3-5.