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.

Hacker, Eileen (nee Smith), formerly of Warson Woods, Missouri, died on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, having recently celebrated her 100th birthday with family.

Young, Michael Leslie, age 77, of St. Louis, Missouri, passed away on Monday, June 1, 2020, in St. Louis, Missouri.

Kent, Mildred passed away peacefully in her Webster Groves, Missouri, home surrounded by family. Born: Aug. 19, 1925. Died: May 20, 2020. Preceded in death by husband, First Lt. Henry Warrington Kent, and survived by Constance Hovis, Catherine Shreves, Kevin (Lisa) Kent, Karen (Kurt) Waller,…

Ferger, Rebecca Jane, 96, passed away peacefully on the evening of May 27, 2020, at Manor Grove Nursing Home in Kirkwood of natural causes. Born on Feb. 24, 1924, to Carl Henry Goff and Margret Ellen Fagen in Charleston, Illinois. Graduated Dixon High School in Dixon, Illinois, then received…

Bauer, Mary Ellen, 76, daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. Missed by many, loved by all, departed this life into the next on May 16, 2020. For if we live, we live to the Lord, and if we die, we die to the Lord. So then, whether we live or whether we die, we are the …

Woodruff, Carolyn C. (nee Clark), 87, of Kirkwood, Missouri, died Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at Parc Provence. Carolyn was beloved wife of the late Bruce E. Woodruff. She is survived by her children David C. (Lisa) Woodruff, Douglas B. (Gina) Woodruff, Lynn (Charles) Colburn and Daniel R. (Stacey…

Lois Ellen Fast (nee Jones), 94, of Jefferson City, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2020, one day shy of her 95th birthday at Heisinger Bluffs.

Nancy (nee Dahlkamp) Fries passed peacefully on Sunday, May 3, to be with her beloved husband William (Bill) and her parents Edward and Treva Dahlkamp. Nancy was a loving mother to Mitch (Jackie), Russ (Linda) and Andy (Karen); grandmother to Ed, Tim, Catie, Carey (John) Founds, Kyle, Kevin,…

Philip N. Baker, 89, magnificent son, husband, brother, father, grandfather, great- grandfather, uncle and loyal friend of many, departed this life into the next on April 29, 2020.

Kevin Jason “Twig” Nentwig, 49, of St. Louis, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2020.

Sheridan, John (Jack) Joseph M.D., of Kirkwood, Missouri, and a long-time resident of Webster Groves, Missouri, passed away on April 11, 2020, at the age of 77. He is preceded in death by his wife Nancy Jo Sheridan (Daume) and survived by his children Patrick Sheridan (Joanie) of Kirkwood, M…

John H Reitz Jr., 80, of Webster Groves, died peacefully on April 1 after a brief fight with metastatic cancer.

Drebenstedt, Loretta Joyce Anderson (Jordan, Pilgrim). Born deaf on Nov. 15, 1939, she enjoyed a long and amazing life, and died in her sleep at Kirkwood Manor Grove on April 1, 2020. She had breast cancer and dementia.

American actor and model Lyle Wesley Waggoner, perhaps best known for his  role on “The Carol Burnett” show from 1967-1974, died in Los Angeles from cancer on March 17, 2020. He was 84 years old. 

Sandefur, James David took his final bow on March 22, 2020. He was the beloved son of Richard and the late Marilyn Sandefur; dear brother of Kurt (Jen) Sandefur; the fun uncle of Jessica (Wes) Crawford, Matthew, and the late Kathryn Sandefur; and great uncle to Heath, Vivian and Baby Crawfor…

Priesmeyer, Mary Hope (nee Harrison) was born on Dec. 25, 1926 and passed away on March 22, 2020.  She was born in Mexico, Missouri to Mary Louise and Grover Franklin Harrison. She was the beloved sister to Robert, Marie, Donald and Joanne, all of whom predeceased her.

Head, Frances Lee (nee Key) passed away peacefully on March 16, 2020.  Frances was born on May 6, 1916 to William Orville and Zelma (nee Leezy) Key in Steelville, Missouri.  She graduated Valedictorian of her 1934 Steelville High School class and went on to teach in three one-room Missouri S…

Hoffman, Pamela Gail, 75, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 24, 2020, in Bethesda, Maryland, where she had lived for the past five years. She is predeceased by her parents, Richard Henry Hoffman and Maryellen Stoner Hoffman, both longtime Kirkwood residents.

Goode Jr., George Robert of Kirkwood, Missouri, passed away peacefully on March 10, 2020, at age 88. 

Carosello, Louis. Louie lived a life full of art, laughter, and mischief. He was the middle child and second son of Leo Carosello and Mary Epstein. He attended Webster Groves High School in the Class of 1969, where he met his wife, the love of his life, Madeline Carosello (Redel) and made fr…

Barnes, Gerald Monroe (Pete) of St. Peters, Missouri, was born Oct. 13, 1933 and passed into the Lord’s care on March 15, 2020, surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Dolores Mary (Juengst) Barnes; daughter Jennifer (James) Blasberg; son Peter (Cecile) Barnes; grandchi…

Armstrong, Kathleen Gae, 65, passed away from gastric cancer on March 16, 2020 in Charleston, Illinois.

Pechman, Ken, was born December 25, 1927 in Saint Louis, Missouri to Agnes Ursula (nee Jacobi) Pechman and entered into rest Wednesday, March 11, 2020 from natural causes at Bethesda Meadow in Ellisville, Missouri at the age of 92 years, 2 months and 7 days.

Nelson, Warren Bryant,  age 97, passed peacefully into eternal life at his residence at Sunrise Senior Living Center of Des Peres on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. Betty Lou Nelson, the love of his life and wife of 72 years, predeceased him in 2017.

Sellers, Bill, 87, peacefully passed away at his home on March 12, 2020.

Standing, Lois Ann (Hartnagel), 85, passed away Monday, March 9, 2020, at her home in Webster Groves, Mo. Born Nov. 26, 1934, in St. Louis, the daughter of Wesley and Catherine Lang Hartnagel, she attended Buder and Mallinckrodt schools and graduated from Southwest High School.

Clark, Charles Jr. passed away on March 12, 2020 at age 92. He was the son of the late Dr. Charles Clark and Athena Clark. He was preceded in death by his brother Gary Clark. He was the dear husband of Rita (Roettering); father to Teresa and the late Charles Clark III; proud grandfather to M…

Kelly, Stephen Duff, 70, passed peacefully on March 14, 2020 after years of battling Alzheimer’s. He is proceeded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Virginia Kelly, and his brother, Michael L. Kelly.  He is survived by his three children, Michael D. Kelly, Meghan Kelly and Erin (Kelly) Bu…

Stein Jr., Clarence R. “Bud” passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020 at the age of 93.  Bud was raised in Webster Groves, Missouri and later raised his own four children in Webster Groves with his late wife Janet Stein (nee Fattmann). 

Odom, Edwin Earl, 90, of Webster Groves, Missouri, died peacefully at St. Luke’s Hospital on Tuesday, March 3, 2020. 

Andres, Terry, 77 years old, died on March 7, 2020 surrounded by his family. 

Martin, Raymond A., died March 5, 2020, after a short illness. He was the beloved husband of the late Frances (nee Hastings) Martin. He is survived by his sons, Jack (Laurie), Joel (Leslie) and Jim (Kendra), grandchildren Anna (Eric), Katie, Jacob and Matthew, and one great-grandchild, Tyler.

Jewell, Edward A., 71, passed away Feb. 29, 2020. He was the beloved former husband of Elizabeth Jewell. Father of Tony Jewell, Adam Jewell, Amber (Logan) Martin, Brittney Jewell and Ryan Jewell. He was predeceased by son Michael.

Dupske, Karen (nee Bonham) passed away on Feb. 8, 2020. She was the loving wife of Donald; mother to Donna, Michael (Mara), and Craig (Nicole) Dupske; sister to E. Woodward Bonham; dear grandmother to Katherine, Ellie and Abigail; aunt to Steven, Catherine and Blake. 

Boston, Allen Spencer, 78, an attorney who specialized in commercial litigation and was Webster Groves City Attorney for over 15 years, died in Webster Groves at home on Feb. 28, 2020. 

Johnson, Allen W., born April 6, 1942, in Macon County, Missouri, died Dec. 27, 2019, in St. Louis, Missouri. 

Hunter, Bob of Shrewsbury passed away on Feb. 23, 2020 at Evelyn’s House Hospice.  He was the dear husband of Leslie; stepfather to Amy Cook Dean (Patrick) and Andy Cook (Patriz Guevara Cook); proud Papa Bob to Stella, Gloria and June Dean and soon-to-be Baby Cook.  

Westfall, Virginia G.  (Gingy) passed away on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.  She was born in Keyser, West Virginia on May 6, 1937. She graduated from Barbour County High School (Phillipi, W.V.) in 1955, and earned a medical technology degree from Alderson-Broaddus University (Phillipi, West Virgi…

Buehrer, Jay Matthew, 62, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, in Maplewood, Missouri.

Boulware, Mary (nee Campos) passed into the Lord’s loving arms on Tuesday, Feb. 18. She was the devoted wife of Robert Boulware; nurturing mother of Paul (Melodie) Boulware and Roberta (Frank) Peirick; loving grandmother of Sarah Peirick, Teddy Peirick and Madalynn Boulware; and dear sister …

Baumgart, Matthew David passed away suddenly on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. He was the beloved son of Geri (nee Dressel) and Steve Baumgart; loving father of Aidan and Nora Baumgart; dear brother of Joel (Zosia), Jeremy Michael, Daniel, and Mary Baumgart; dear uncle of Marianna Baumgart; and de…

Maurer, Nanette Reilender, age 94, was  born in Cleveland, Ohio. Nanette studied piano, dance and theatre.  She attended the Northwestern University Dept. of Theatre, performed at the Cleveland Play House, and was a fashion model.  She lived in Lakewood, Ohio, where she taught piano for 38 y…

Kasch, Gerald, April 15, 1936 - Feb. 9, 2020, peacefully passed away at the young age of 83. He was the beloved husband of the late Kathleen (nee Johnson) Kasch; loved brother of Joan (Pete) Pulizzi and the late Mary Ellen Hudson; dear father of Jim Smith (Judy), Gordon (Teri), Jeff, Larry, …

Lind-Kern, Catherine Elizabeth, departed from her Kirkwood home to be with Jesus on Feb. 10, 2020. She was born in Schenectady, New York on Aug. 3rd, 1960 to Barbara and Arthur Lind. After graduating from Parkway West High School, she began a successful banking career, reaching the position …

Burgess, Allen, was predeceased by his first wife Bettie and second wife Judy (Myers) and sister Barbara. He is survived by his sister Sally of Boise, Idaho, seven sons, 12 grandchildren and one great granddaughter.

Jennewein, Melissa (Nee Brown) Every day we miss your smile and that sweet voice of yours, especially today. God may have called you sooner than expected, but I know you’re watching over us. Loving fiancé, mom, sister. We love you and you left us too soon.

Smith, Elizabeth M. (nee Young). On Jan. 20, 2020. Elizabeth M. Smith of Warson Woods, Missouri was delivered into Our Lord’s care at the age of 94. Betty was born in 1925. She married Richard T. Smith in 1947 and raised five children. She taught primary grades for 13 years.

Zieroth, Sharon (nee Lowe) passed away in San Francisco on Feb. 7, 2020 from complications of diabetes. Survived by her beloved husband of 48 years, Gary Zieroth of San Francisco, children Brian (May) Zieroth and Paige (Brian) Murphy, and two grandchildren, Hunter Murphy and Brian Zieroth, J…

Clark,  Raphael Osborn. The Kirkwood Community is mourning the loss of a gentle giant, Mr. Raphael Osborn Clark,  fondly known as “Uncle Raphael,” “Ray Ray” or simply “Ray.”  Raphael, age 65, passed away Feb. 8, 2020, at Mercy Hospital from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident in Septemb…

Johanson, Ann J., M.D. age 85, passed away in her winter home in Sanibel, Florida on Jan. 30, 2020. Ann was born July 19, 1934 in St. Louis, Missouri to Eugene and Virginia Johanson and was the sister to the late James E. Johanson, M.D. She was a fifth generation physician dating back to her…

Brown, Aaron Wesley of Kirkwood passed away on February 1, 2020 at age 38. He was a graduate of Kirkwood High and thereafter graduated from Butler University with honors. His legacy was LOVE which he showed to all in spite of chronic pain and suffering. He was preceded in death by his belove…

Clifton, Shirley R., 90, died in Kirkwood Jan. 22, 2020. She was born March 19, 1929 to Jean and Lucy Smith in Rolla, Missouri, where she was raised and met her husband of 56 years, James G. Clifton. Jim and Shirley moved to Webster Groves in 1959 where they lived and raised their family unt…