‘Run Free Dexter!’: Pennsylvania dog, 7, who died, gets VERY extravagant funeral and obituary

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‘Run Free Dexter!’: Pennsylvania dog, 7, who died, gets VERY extravagant funeral and obituary from his loving pastor owner

  • Dexter Beville, a 7-year-old pug from Allentown, was remembered in his obituary as faithful, loyal, loving and kind by Pastor Tim Beville Jr.
  • The precious little dog was born on March 5, 2014 in Allentown, the late Galaxy and Leinda Rockmore
  • He has been part of the Beville family since he was only nine weeks old

A Pennsylvania dog died peacefully in the loving arms of its owner last Tuesday and has since received a very extravagant funeral and obituary.

Dexter Beville, a 7-year-old pug from Allentown, was remembered in his obituary as faithful, loyal, loving and kind by Tim Beville Jr., the pastor who owned him.

The precious pooch was born in Allentown to the late Galaxy and Leinda Rockmore on March 5, 2014, and according to him has been part of the Beville family since he was only nine weeks old. obituary. He died on April 27 after falling ill in February.

“There was never a day when he didn’t do something that would put a smile on my face and even make me laugh out loud,” Beville wrote of his best friend.

Dexter Beville, a 7-year-old pug from Allentown, was remembered in his obituary as faithful, loyal, loving and kind by Tim Beville Jr., the pastor who owned him

Dexter Beville, a 7-year-old pug from Allentown, was remembered in his obituary as faithful, loyal, loving and kind by Tim Beville Jr., the pastor who owned him

Beville also posted photos of Dexter's funeral - which went viral on Facebook

Beville also posted photos of Dexter’s funeral – which went viral on Facebook

The Beville family held a private cremation ceremony on Wednesday and it was not immediately clear how many people and puppies were there

The Beville family held a private cremation ceremony on Wednesday and it was not immediately clear how many people and puppies were there

Photos show Dexter placed in a coffin with his head on a blue toy for a cremation ceremony on Wednesday

Photos show Dexter placed in a coffin with his head on a blue toy for a cremation ceremony on Wednesday

Photos from the funeral show a sign-up book for visitors who wish to pay their respects

Photos from the funeral show a sign-up book for visitors who wish to pay their respects

One photo shows a memorial blanket with Dexter's face at his funeral

One photo shows a memorial blanket with Dexter’s face at his funeral

Real life Dexter was loved by his family and had a Facebook fan club with over 800 members

Real life Dexter was loved by his family and had a Facebook fan club with over 800 members

Beville noted that Dexter loved to sing along to YouTube videos and reportedly “ always sniff it before eating it ” and love cheese, but really go crazy for apple slices.

“He played with blue toys more than any other color,” wrote Beville.

Dexter spent his days with Beville sitting in the desk chair of his office and watching him work on the computer screen.

He loved to drive the car, but hated the rain. He loved lying on the couch so he could look out the window and look at the men across the street from the barbershop, ”Beville wrote.

He said Dexter reportedly loved all dogs but “didn’t care about cats and really had issues with bees!”

“He knew when I was sad and he would just put his head on my lap, if only for a moment make it all disappear,” wrote Beville.

Dexter began to fall ill in February when he spent four days in the hospital. He never left Beville’s side until his death.

Tim Beville Jr., the pastor who owned Dexter, his photo with his beloved dog

Tim Beville Jr., the pastor who owned Dexter, his photo with his beloved dog

Dexter spent his days with Beville sitting in the desk chair of his office and watching him working on the computer screen

He died after falling ill in February

Dexter spent his days with Beville sitting in the desk chair of his office and watching him work on the computer screen. He died after falling ill in February

The beloved dog “leaves so much to honor his memory” including his brother Mason Beville, his “girl” Daisy Beville and Devin – whom Beville said was Dexter’s “favorite human” after himself.

He also had a Facebook fan club with over 800 members.

“He was preceded in death by his mother and his four babies Lilly, Layla, Silas and Harvey Beville,” the obituary reads.

‘We are devastated that he is gone, but we are so grateful for the 7 years of laughter and joy he has brought to our lives. Run Free Dexter !!! ‘

The Beville family held a private cremation ceremony on Wednesday and it was not immediately clear how many people and puppies were there.

Beville also posted a video featuring the program for Dexter’s funeral – which went viral on Facebook with nearly 40,000 views. On the back of the program is a photo of Dexter and Beville looking each other in the eye.

Photos from the funeral show a sign-up book for visitors who wish to pay their respects.

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