Obituaries

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Janet M. O'Leary (nee Duke)

August 3, 2019

Janet M. O’Leary, nee Duke, died Aug. 3, 2019. Beloved wife of Kevin J. O’Leary; loving mother of Bridget (Jeremy Wolf) O’Leary and Meaghan (Andrew) Puleo; adoring Mimi of Kaya, Alyssa, Thea and Andrew; cherished daughter of the late Austin an

Barbara J. Eldridge (nee Smith)

July 26, 2019

Barbara June Eldridge, 93, died July 26, 2019. Born Oct. 30, 1925 to Frederick and Lena Smith, she was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Ray Eldridge, her son Wayne Eldridge, her parents, three sisters and a brother. She loved reading,

Michael Langsdorf

June 23, 2019

North County Police Cooperative Officer Michael Langsdorf, 40, died June 23, 2019 in the line of duty. Langsdorf was a South County native and 1997 Mehlville High School graduate. His father, Jerry Langsdorf, was the principal of Margaret Buerkle Mi

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James T. Ryan

June 22, 2019

James T. Ryan died June 22, 2019. Beloved husband of Judith A. Ryan (nee Scanlon); loving father of Christine (the late Christopher)  Llewellyn, David (Tricia) Ryan and Andrea (Lance) Meyerpeter; cherished Pops of Alexander (Andrea), Zachary, De

Hilda Trendle (nee Dannenberg)

June 13, 2019

Farmer and Good Neighbor Atop a road in Seckman, Jefferson County, Missouri, stood a windmill on the family farm of Hilda Clara Dannenberg, born Jan. 28, 1921. Daughter of William F.H. Dannenberg and Ida (nee Schmitt) Dannenberg, Hilda died peaceful

Noemi Ban (nee Schonberger)

June 7, 2019

Noemi Ban passed away on Friday, June, 7, 2019, in Bellingham, Washington, after a brief illness, surrounded by her loving family and friends. She lived to the “honorable” (her word) age of 96 (and a half, as she would insist). Although it was he

Robert T. (Bob) Eckelkamp

May 10, 2019

After a brief illness, Robert T. (Bob) Eckelkamp, 68, died Friday, May 10, 2019 with his family by his side and fortified in the Sacraments of the Holy Mother Church. He will be deeply missed by many people on a daily basis. He was the loving husban

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Glenn Alvin Williams

April 14, 2019

Glenn Alvin Williams, 83, a 60-year resident of Oakville, died April 14, 2019, joining his wife of 48 years in eternal peace. He’s survived by his daughter Julie, who cared for them in their greatest time of need. Glenn was born April 21, 1935 to

Charles G. Weller Jr.

May 3, 2019

Charles Grafton Weller Jr., 88, of St. Louis, died May 3 at Evelyn’s Hospice House. Beloved husband of Mary Weller, nee Lloyd. Dear father of Charles Grafton III (Kay) Weller, Mark Lloyd (Laura) Weller and Joy (Don) Thompson. Dear grandfather of T

Virginia M. Dahmer (nee Pruess)

May 5, 2019

Virginia M. Dahmer, nee Pruess, died Sunday, May 5, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Warren Dahmer; loving mother of Russell (Marjorie) Dahmer and Donna (Larry) Mueller; adoring grandmother of Katy (Brian) McKown, Emily (Adam) Nickel, Tara Mueller and

Christine Stevenson

April 25, 2019

Christine Stevenson passed away Thursday, April 25, 2019. Beloved daughter of Dottie Moore and the late James (Sarah) Stevenson; dear mother of Jennifer (Robert) Kraus; sister of James (Theresa) and Kurt (Sheri) Stevenson; grandmother of Halie, Mack

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Eugene J. Wetzel

April 21, 2019

Eugene “Geno” Joseph Wetzel, 88, of Affton, died April 21, 2019. Geno was born Jan 31, 1931, in St. Louis to John and Ottilia Wetzel. Geno was in the U.S. Army and served in Korea as a Patton Tank driver for nine months in the winters of 1951

LeAnn M. Falcetti-Sevcik

April 25, 2019

LeAnn Marie Falcetti-Sevcik, 52, of Arnold, entered into paradise on April 25, 2019, with her loving husband, Brad, by her side. She was the beloved mother of Zackary and Ezekial Sevcik and the beautiful and cherished daughter of the late “Bud”

Paul A. Porter

April 27, 2019

Rev. Paul Aaron Porter, Ph.D., 60, passed suddenly in his sleep April 27, 2019. Paul is survived by his beloved wife, Cindie Luhman (nee DeCoster); children Emme Porter DeWitt and Tristan (Laina) Porter; stepchildren Eric Luhman, Beth (Ryan) Gissal

Rita T. Wobbe (nee Becker)

February 15, 2019

Rita Theresa Wobbe, nee Becker, died Feb. 15 in Southlake, Texas, at the age of 94. Born in Kimmswick, Missouri to Henry and Anna Becker, Rita resided in Affton for 60-plus years. She worked for Schnucks grocery stores for 25 years. She married Vic

Judy R. Crockrell (nee Turnbow)

April 6, 2019

Judy Ruth Crockrell (nee Turnbow), 79, of St Louis, died Tuesday, April 16, at de Greeff Hospice House after “fighting like a girl,” but the cancer won. This time. Born at home in her much loved Cottonwood Point, Missouri, on April 1, 1940, to t

Rita M. Doerner (nee Schmidt)

April 11, 2019

Rita M. Doerner (nee Schmidt) entered into rest on Thursday, April 11. Beloved wife of the late Gus Doerner and beloved mother of Terry (Mike) Schimmer, Bob (Annette) Royer and the late Renee Sperandio. Dear grandmother of Lisa (Ben) Heisel, Chris

Doug M. Brown

April 13, 2019

Doug M. Brown, 65, of St. Louis, died Saturday, April 13. Born Aug. 29, 1953, he was loved by many. He was the son of Melvin R. Brown and Rosa Lewis; loving father of Paige Brown; and friend of many. Doug was known for his luck at the meat shoots a

Karl Kestler

April 5, 2019

Former Crestwood Fire Chief Karl Kestler died April 5. Kestler became Crestwood’s fire chief in 1997 and served in that position for 15 years before retiring in 2012, ending a 37-year career with the Crestwood Fire Department. Some of his accompli

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Kenneth L. Vogel

March 31, 2019

Former four-term Sunset Hills Mayor Kenneth Louis Joseph Vogel, 97, died March 31 in Denver, Colorado. Vogel moved to Sunset Hills in 1973 and became involved in municipal politics. He served as an alderman for 14 years before being elected mayor of

Grace V. Voytas (nee Doty)

March 27, 2019

Dr. Grace Virginia Voytas (nee Doty), 40,  loving wife, mother, veterinarian, friend to so many and Oakville resident, died March 27 of sudden-onset stage 4 pancreatic cancer. She is survived by her husband, Richard Voytas, and their two childre

Charles F.R. Stegmann

March 30, 2019

Charles F.R. Stegmann died March 30. Beloved husband of Marilyn Stegmann; dear father of Lori (David), Scott and Julie (Alan); brother of Warren (Mildred); grandfather of four and uncle. Charles was a member of Abigail-Freedom Lodge No. 636 and Co

Elmer H. Juelfs

February 4, 2019

Elmer H. Juelfs, 87, went to his eternal rest on Feb. 4. He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia, in 2018. Elmer leaves behind his four children and their spouses, nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. His funeral was held at Oak

Sharon A. Rapp (nee Felders)

March 17, 2019

Shirley A. Rapp (nee Felders) died Sunday, March 17. Wife of late Burnell H. Rapp; daughter of late Anna and Fred Felders; mother of Jeffrey B. (Darleen) Rapp; sister of late Ray (Marian) Felders; grandmother of Lindsay (Danny) Vogelsang and Bryan (

Arthur J. Brickey Jr.

February 13, 2019

Arthur James Brickey Jr., 79, died Feb. 13. in De Soto. He was born April 11, 1939, in Sunset Hills. He is survived by children Randy Vivian, Kalvin (Kim) Vivian, Traci Morton and Jeff (Mary Margaret) Brickey; grandchildren Randy and Chris Morton, A