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Barbara K. Tymkew (nee Streb)

November 16, 2020

Barbara K. Tymkew (nee Streb), 73, of Lemay, died peacefully at home Nov. 16 surrounded by loved ones. Barb was born June 22, 1947 to Robert and Virginia Streb (nee Wilson). She married John Tymkew Oct. 11, 1969. They were married for 48 years, rais

Robert Sontag

December 26, 2020

Robert “Bob” Sontag, 68, died Saturday, Dec. 26. Beloved husband of Kathy (nee Sullivan), dear father of Kevin (Nicole), Eric (Stacie) and Julia; beloved grandfather of Andi; dear brother of Sandy (David), Chris and Phil (Keith); dear son-in-la


John C. Caito

December 17, 2020

John C. Caito died Thursday, Dec. 17. Beloved husband of the late Robbie L. Caito (nee Lackey); dear father of Dave (Nancy) Caito and the late Dan Caito; dear grandfather of Danielle (Jamie), Kelsey (Theo) and Jenee; our dear brother-in-law, uncle,

Ramakrishna Nemani

December 17, 2020

Ramakrishna Nemani, 71, a 32-year resident of St. Louis, died Dec. 17, 2020. Ramakrishna was born March 6, 1949 in Andhra Pradesh, India and married Ramana Nemani in 1982 in India. He was employed by Webster University and Jefferson College for 13

David E. Samuels

December 13, 2020

David E. “Dave” Samuels died Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020. Beloved husband of Teresa M. Samuels (nee Gorman); son of late Michel Bernard, Rose Dzialowski and late stepmother Lilly Goodman; grandson of late Benjamin and Emma Samuels; dear father of Kurt

Ronald Kuerz

December 8, 2020

Ronald Kuerz, 75, of Oakville, died peacefully Dec. 8, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Martha Kuerz for 42 years; dearest father of Megan (Robert) Winn and Todd (Michelle) Kuerz; loving “Pop” to Alex and Jake; dear brother of Kim (Diana) K


Richard J. Thornton

November 16, 2020

Richard “Rick” John Thornton died Nov. 16, 2020. He was born in St. Louis city to Richard and Maxine Thornton. Rick served in the United States Army from 1972 to 1975 and was in the 101st Airborne Division. He jumped out of perfectly good airpl

Frances L. Goebel (nee Leaf)

November 19, 2020

Frances L. Goebel (nee Leaf), 93, of St. Louis, died Nov. 19 at Mercy Hospital South. She was born in St. Louis to Frank and Helen Leaf and married Ken Goebel at St. Paul United Church of Christ in St. Louis Sept. 17, 1949. She is survived by her d

Michael J. Randolph

November 12, 2020

Michael James Randolph, 70, of Oakville, died Nov. 12 in St. Louis. He was the beloved husband of Hedy “Candy” Stapleton. They were married March 11, 1972 and enjoyed a loving 48 years together. Michael was born Sept. 7, 1950 in St. Louis to th

Juanita F. Curcuru (nee Brink)

November 23, 2020

Juanita “Nita” F. Curcuru (nee Brink) died Monday, Nov. 23. Beloved wife of Jim Curcuru for 41 years; dearest mom of Tammy (Reggie) Manuel, Jimmy Jr. (Laura), Joe (Kelsey) and Matt Curcuru; loving grandma of Makenzie, Makaila, Ellie, Knox, Ryder


Charles W. Hanney

November 2, 2020

Charles W. Hanney, 85, of Sunset Hills, died Nov. 2 at Missouri Baptist Health Center in St. Louis following complications from surgery. He was born Nov. 10, 1934 in Shorewood, Wisconsin, to Viola Wendland Hanney and Edward Hanney. Charles owned an

Rachel A. McFarland

November 18, 2020

Rachel Ann McFarland, 36, of Fort Hood, Texas, died Wednesday, Nov. 18 at MD Anderson in Houston after a long-fought, courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by her loving husband, Myron McFarland; her caring and adoring mother, Mary C. Losco

Shirley Z. Kitzmiller

October 31, 2020

Shirley Zella Kitzmiller, 85, of Ellisville, formerly of Niceville, Florida, died Oct. 31 at Mercy South de Greeff Hospice House. Shirley was born Aug. 27, 1935 in St. Louis to Leslie H. Broleman and Ella Zella Broleman. Beloved wife of the late Wi

Martha G. Smith (nee Gasbarre)

October 21, 2020

Martha Smith (nee Gasbarre), 93, of Kirkwood, died Wednesday, Oct. 21 at Bethesda Dilworth. Born March 1, 1927 in Ridgeway, Pennsylvania, Martha married William R. Smith, now deceased, in 1947. Loving mother of Julia Ann Smith of Monterey, Califor

Dorothy L. Kohne (nee Hankey)

September 20, 2020

Dorothy Lee Kohne (nee Hankey), 92, of St. Louis, died Sept. 20. Known to friends as “Dot," Dorothy was born March 10, 1928 to Wayne and Francis Hankey. Dot had seven children. She is survived by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildre

Gladys M. Hintz (nee Jaspering)

October 3, 2020

Gladys M. Hintz (nee Jaspering), of Fenton, died Oct. 3. Gladys was born Nov. 22, 1926 in Warrenton to Florence and Clara Jaspering. She was married to Harold “Heggie” Hintz Aug. 22, 1968. She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Del

Sheila I. Rodriguez (nee Cole)

October 2, 2020

Sheila Inez Rodriguez (nee Cole), 73, died Oct. 2 at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Festus. Sheila was born Oct. 5, 1946 in St. Louis to the late Oliver and Lily Cole. She was the youngest of three children, with the late Linda Burrows (Daryl) and Br

Charles M. Scotino Jr.

October 25, 2020

Mike Scotino, son of Terri and Danny Scroggins and brother of Geneva Sims and Alan Scroggins, died Oct. 25 at the age of 44 from complications after open-heart surgery Oct. 13. He was preceded in death by his brother Dominic Scotino and grandparents

Jennifer Marr (nee Gau)

October 9, 2020

Jennifer “Jen” Marr (nee Gau), 46, died Oct. 9. Jen was a dedicated mother first and foremost. She is survived by her three children, who were her entire world: James, 15, Andrew, 13, and Samantha, 10. She embraced every moment she had with them

Patricia S. Kiszczak (nee Luebbers)

February 29, 2020

Patricia S. Kiszczak (nee Luebbers) died Feb. 29, 2020. Beloved wife of Theodore Kiszczak; loving mother of Jennifer (Edward) Cracchiola, Stephanie (Nathan) Badgett and Thomas Kiszczak; cherished grandmother of Alexi, Annika and Jack; dear sister of

Dr. Lawrence E. Schreiber Jr.

November 2, 2020

Dr. Lawrence Edward Schreiber Jr., 74, of Oakville, died Nov. 2 in Festus. He was born Oct. 17, 1946 in St. Louis to Lawrence Edward Schreiber Sr. and Helen Elizabeth (Albus) Schreiber. Larry worked as a pharmacist until his retirement. He enjoyed


James F. Lovins Sr.

October 28, 2020

James Frederick Lovins Sr., 81, of St. Louis, died Oct. 28 at 10 p.m. due to complications suffered from a stroke. James was born April 25, 1939 in St. Louis to Frederick Lovins and Maria Patestas. He married Judith Mueller Aug. 8, 1959 in St. Louis

Alice V. Hertel

September 26, 2020

Alice Vivian Hertel, 90, of Batesville, Indiana, died Saturday, Sept. 26. Alice was born July 23, 1930 in Cleves, Ohio to the late Lester and Annie Graham. Alice was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, whom she married Jan. 14, 1950; daughte

Jane M. Brase (nee Todd)

September 27, 2020

Jane Marie Brase (nee Todd) died Sept. 27. Loving mother of Tess (Andy) Dyer, John (Allison) Brase, Kris Grimshaw and Scott (Wendy) Brase; cherished grandmother of Emily, Ben, Meghan, Max, Jacob, Noah, Ethan, Sam, C.J. and Quinn; dear sister of Butc

Theodore E. Kiszczak

September 19, 2020

Theodore E. Kiszczak died Sept. 19. Beloved husband of the late Patricia Kiszczak; loving father of Jennifer (Edward) Cracchiola, Stephanie (Nathan) Badgett and Thomas (Jaclyn Schipper) Kiszczak; cherished grandfather of Alexi, Annika and Jack; dear

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