Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Puterbaugh, Margaret Smith, 79, of University City and resident of Manor Grove, died peacefully on Nov. 4, 2020.

Richardson, Lora Lee, 74, passed away peacefully in her home on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, in the loving arms of her husband, Richard Richardson. She was born to Marjorie V. and Kenneth F. Purcell on May 13, 1946. She lived most of her life in the family home in Kirkwood, Missouri, residing more…

Moore, Yvonne Linsin, 83, of Kirkwood, Missouri, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Topeka, Kansas. 

Gloeckner, Mary Henerey returned to peace in our Lord Jesus Christ on Oct. 28, 2020, after a short and sudden illness. 

Kattentidt, Vivian A., 86, passed Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Klaus and dear mother of the late Hans (Carrie); and leaves sons, Christoph and Nicolas (Dawn) Kattentidt; granddaughters Abby (Arron) Powell, Sierra and Sofia Kattentidt;  and three great  grand…

Bauer, Ann Perrine, died on Oct. 27, 2020, after a brief illness. She passed away peacefully, with her four children by her side. 

Bishop, Bernadine L. (nee LaRose), age 97, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2020. She was born in Festus, Missouri, as the daughter of the late Adam and Julia (nee Carron) LaRose. She was the beloved wife of the late James W. Bishop; loving mother of William Rhodes Bishop; and dear sister of the …

Wolling, Spencer C. (Spence) passed away peacefully on Nov. 1, 2020, at the age of 96. Born Nov. 18, 1923, he was the only son of J. Spencer and Marjorie Wolling. He was preceded in death by beloved wife Mildred (Scheer) Wolling, to whom he was married over 64 years. He is survived by daught…

Wiltse, Dorothy L. passed away peacefully Oct. 30, 2020, surrounded by family. 

Rayborn, Judith Ann, (nee Dinzebach) of Webster Groves, Missouri, was born March 5, 1965, in St. Louis, Missouri, to Louis and Betty Dinzebach, and entered into rest on Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, in Webster Groves at the age of 55 years.

Smith, Martha (nee Gasbarre), age 93, passed away peacefully at Bethesda Dilworth on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020. Born March 1, 1927,  in Pennsylvania, Martha married William R. Smith (deceased) in 1947. She was the loving mother of Julia Ann Smith, Donald (Debra) William Smith and Lynne Marie …

Scheidegger, Viola Katherine. On Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, Viola K. Scheidegger of Kirkwood, Missouri passed away at the age of 99. She was the widow of the late Francis

Kniepman, Patricia “Pat” (nee Hjort) of Kirkwood, Missouri, was born Nov. 5, 1934, in Raymond, Illinois, to Anton Christopher and Mary Francis (nee Kennedy) Hjort and entered into rest Monday, Oct. 25, 2020, in St. Louis, Missouri, at the age of 86  and 20 days.

Turner, Esther, was born Sept. 16, 1932, to Emil and Martha Albrecht on a farm in Staunton, Illinois. She grew up with three brothers — Robert, Richard, and Emil — in a simple house with no electricity and no plumbing. Esther began grade school in a one-room schoolhouse on the family farm, a…

Harvey, Janet Dowd, 82, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Oct. 17, 2020.

Harney, Anne M., (nee Gleiforst) age 54, of Herculaneum, Missouri, passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, due to complications from COVID-19, at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Festus, Missouri. 

Bock, Ralph R., husband, father, grandfather, business owner, musician and scientific mind, passed away on May 23, 2020, after a brief illness. 

Koch, John Jay, died Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020. Beloved son of the late Everett and Gladys Koch; loving brother of Cheryl “Cherry” (the late Jerry) Yost; cherished uncle of Todd (Patti), Mark (Deb) and Scott (Mar) Yost; adoring great uncle of Drew, Brooke, Bryce, Gabby, Gavin and Grayson, Emil…

Maughs, Evelyne Jarratt “Jarry” nee Smith, passed away peacefully on Oct. 1, 2020, at the age of 104. She was the beloved wife of the late Dr. Sydney B. Maughs for 57 years. Jarry was the loving stepmother of the late Lynn Schroeder (Randy, current wife Hae Jeong) and mother to the late Edwa…

Stein, Julie Marie, passed away Friday, Oct. 2. She was the dearest daughter of Sandra and the late Howard Stein, dearest sister of Sheri, Bob, Lisa and Lynn, beloved niece, aunt, great aunt, cousin and cherished friend to many! Private service because of COVID. Donations to Type 1 Juvenile …

Krause, John “Jack,” 88, died at home unexpectedly but peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, June 6, 2020. 

Koors, Sheila Etter, 95, passed away in peace on Oct. 2, 2020. She was predeceased by: husbands Robert B. Etter, Harry Surkamp and George Koors; son Terry Etter (Rosemary); and granddaughter Cassidy Harris.

Stinson, Judith Ann passed away with dignity and grace at her Kirkwood, Missouri, home with her husband and best friend Scott Schaefer at her side on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, following a courageous battle with cancer. 

Cato, Carolyn Hall, firstborn of Carl and Ethel Hall of Webster Groves. Missouri, passed Sept. 14, 2020, age 73, departing this earthly life for her heavenly home. 

Hale, Corey Allen, 44 years young, passed away Aug. 27, 2020, after suffering severe injuries in a small plane crash while on vacation.  

Kilpatric, Katharine L., of Kirkwood, Missouri, was born June 9, 1926, in St. Louis, Missouri, to Harry and Katharine (nee Busse) Mueller and entered into rest Friday, Sept. 4, at the age of 94 years, 2 months and 27 days.

Reis, Janeen (Jan) Johnson passed away suddenly from a heart attack on April 30, 2020, at her home in Kirkwood, Missouri, with her beloved husband, Jack, and daughter Katie at her side. 

Smith, Sharon Ann (nee Davis). Dear daughter of the late Earl and Mary Davis; loving mother of Stephen (Linda) Coad, Cynthia (Philip) Tejero and Mary (Alex) Cantu. Dear sister of Keith Davis, cherished grandmother of 10 and great grandmother of six. Arrangements by www.jaybsmith.com.

Fletcher (Harris), Georgia L., mother, sister, grandmother and friend, passed away on March 27, 2020. A memorial/celebration open house will be held on Sept. 27, 2020, between 4-8 p.m., at Old Orchard Gallery, 37 South Old Orchard, Webster Groves, MO 63119, on what would have been Georgia's …

Brueggemann, Alan, born Oct. 26, 1934, was fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Aug. 19, 2020. Beloved husband of Sally Brueggemann (nee Stieb) for over 50 years; loving father of John Brueggemann, Mary (Eric) Koestner and Mark Brueggemann; dear grandfather of Natalie, Ella…

Stout, David. It is with deep sorrow that we share the passing of David Stout, 57, of Webster Groves, Missouri. David succumbed to pancreatic cancer on Aug. 20. David, like many Webster Grove natives, was a third generation Webster Groves High School graduate, class of 1981. He lived next do…

Munch, John Howard, age 82, died on Aug. 23, 2020. A native of St. Louis, Missouri, John was the oldest of five children and graduated from Webster Groves High School in 1956. He went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Swarthmore College (1960) and his doctorate degree in organ…

Goldman, Bonnie Rose, 81, formerly of Kirkwood, Missouri, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her husband and daughters, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on Aug. 15, 2020. She is survived by her husband, Hilliard; her daughters Oriana (Tom) Vogel, Gloriana (Kyle) Zimdar, Leonore (Shane) Kranov; …

Walsh, Stephen D., age 78, of Glen Allen, Virginia, died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020, after a long illness. Steve was born on Sept. 2, 1941, and raised in Kirkwood, Missouri, and is the son of Judge John and Lucy Ann (Hogan) Walsh. He graduated from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio. He served…

Phillips, Anthony Cornell passed away in his home on July 20, 2020. He is survived by sister Janice Jenkins-Winston of Salem, North Carolina; sister Cassandra Key; brothers Curtis Phillips Sr. and Robert Phillips; and special nephew Christopher Phillips of Columbus, Ohio; and many nieces and…

Henze, Mildred Marie (Zeis), age 91, passed away Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, in Bay City, Michigan. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri, March 3, 1929. She had a bachelor of science in social work from Fontbonne University in Clayton, Missouri, but spent most of her life raising her six children.…

Isom, Anita Dawn, 79, of Webster Groves, Missouri, lost her impassioned struggle with life on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.

Weisenfels-Green, Marjorie Ann (nee: Hughes) passed away on Monday, July 27, 2020. Beloved wife of the late Charles W. Weisenfels Jr. and Donald J. Green; dear mother of Charles W. “Chip”(Jane) Weisenfels III, John R. “Nip” (Tracey) Weisenfels, Kurt A. (Sally) Weisenfels and Kaye E. (Edward)…

Jennings, Jean “Jeannie” (Collins) of Webster Groves was welcomed into the arms of Jesus on July 19, 2020. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 31, 10 to 11 a.m., followed by a memorial service, at Chapel Hill Mortuary in Kirkwood, Missouri.

Zahnweh, Robert Roger, 90, passed away peacefully in his Kirkwood home on July 16, 2020. He was born on Nov. 5, 1929, in St. Louis, the son of Arthur and Violet Zahnweh. He graduated from Cleveland High School in 1948 and from Central Methodist College in 1952. He continued his education lat…

Hoyer, Dolly (Dorothy) Drewes passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2020. She was 98 years old. Bob, her husband of 60 years, died in 2005.

Vaughn, Robert L. of St. Louis, Missouri, was born on March 19, 1933, in Princeton, West Virginia, to James and Sally (nee Wertz) Vaughn, and entered into rest on Wednesday July 15, 2020, at the age of 87 years, 3 months and 26 days.

Bowers, Dr. Kathryn Smith, graced the lives of all who knew her through her loving musical leadership, her guidance and encouragement of her students, her service to her community, and through the warmth of her heart so freely shared with her family and many friends.

Champion, Richard L., of Webster Groves, Missouri, entered into rest on June 30, 2020, at the age of 84 years. He is preceded in death by his wife, Imogene; and his parents, Elmer Champion and Ada Anderson. He is survived by sons  Russell (Cheryl) and Robert (Kathryn); grandchildren Austin, …

Fuerst, Maxine, passed away peacefully at home on June 14, 2020, at the age of 87.

Haldiman, Jean Child, was born on June 18, 1928, and passed away on May 28, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert E. Haldiman; mother of the late Robert C. Haldiman (Irene Marhaug), Jane Haldiman, and Susan Haldiman (Tara Hoffmann); and grandmother of Jean, T.O., and Iselin Haldi…

Irby, David Louis, of Saint Charles, Missouri, was born on Jan. 5, 1942, and passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at the age of 78. Beloved husband of 50 years to Shirley Irby; cherished son of the late Louis Irby and the late Ruby Davis; devoted father of Susan (Joseph) Irby-Hawkinson a…

Von Behren, Larry Leslie, was born Oct. 11, 1943, in Hermann, Gasconade County, Missouri. He passed on June 18, 2020, in St. Louis County, Missouri, at the age of 76.