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.

Nagle, James Charles, was born June 2, 1930, and died Nov. 28, 2018. He was interred at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery on June 2, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Donna; and father of Debra Henry and Jane Padfield. He was a longtime resident of Kirkwood, Missouri. Memorial and gifts…

Winzerling PhD., Fr. James, follows into new life his parents, Robert H. and Mary Rogan Winzerling; sister Mary Yarber (Robert); and brothers Robert A. (Georgia) and John J. (Florence) Winzerling. He is survived by his brother William; nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, and a larg…

Morris, Susan Jane (nee Stoehr), beloved mother, grandmother, and friend, talented illustrator, artist, and martial artist, passed away at home on June 1, 2021.

Lucas, Marie C. (nee Muehlbauer), passed awayThursday, June 3, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late David A. Lucas Sr. for over 50 years; loving mother of David A. (Melanie) Lucas II; our dearest sister-in-law, aunt, great-aunt, cousin and friend to many.

Simpson, Kristan Ann, age 66, of Hot Springs, Arkansas, passed away peacefully at home from a 30-month battle with brain cancer.

Fales, Dennis D. of Venice, Florida, and Ellison Bay, Wisconsin, formerly of Kirkwood, Missouri, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021. He was born on Feb. 22, 1943, in St. Louis, Missouri, to Dean and Mary (Hornbeak) Fales. On Aug. 17, 1968, he married Mary M. Chapman in Springfield, Illinois.

Greenlaw, Paul Hanson was a devoted family man who dearly loved his wife, Jean; sons James (Linda) and Richard (Luisa); grandsons Robert (Maggie) and John; great-grandson Brooks Paul; niece Cheryl Keller (Larry); nephew Craig Keller; niece Erin Yoffie (Sam); and great-nephews Ben, Andrew and…

Haynes, Richard Thomas, 87, of Labadie, Missouri, passed away at his home on Friday, May 24, 2021. 

Schumacker, James Mark (Schu) was born in St. Louis on July 20, 1952, to Helen and Herman Schumacker. He and his brother John grew up in Affton, and Jim later attended St. John Vianney High School before earning his bachelor’s degree at the University of Missouri. 

Westermann, James C., 64, of Columbia, Missouri, and formerly of St. Louis, died unexpectedly in December 2020. Born June 13, 1956 in St. Louis, the son of the late Ken and Mary (Noonan) Westermann, Jim grew up in Crestwood, attended St. Elizabeth of Hungary school, and graduated from Vianne…

Size, Barbara Anne (nee Skyrme) passed away Dec. 7, 2020.  She was the mother of Michael, Elizabeth and John; mother-in-law of Janet and Angelica; Nana of Andrew, Trevor and Connor; and sister of Brian Skyrme (Judy).  Memorial visitation will be held Friday, June 4, 2021, from 9-11 a.m. at B…

Keil, James S. Please join us to celebrate the life of James S. Keil on Saturday, June 5, from 1-4 p.m. at Sunset 44, 118 W. Adams Ave., Kirkwood, Missouri 63122. Drop by and bring a memory!

Price, Thomas George,  was baptized into the Hope of Christ’s Resurrection on Friday, May 21, 2021.

Meyer, Paul, “Smilin Paul, Friend of All.” Paul H. Meyer, 89, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Rose M. Meyer of 59 years; dear father of Julie (Peter) Lakey, Steve Meyer, Jean (Scott) Tyson, Janet Schafer and Tom (Maryanne Henderson) Meyer; dear grandfather…

Ross II, Richard “Rick,” passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 22, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Diane Ross (nee Meyer); dear father of Jeff (Heidi) Ross; dear stepfather of Kyle (Patrick) McCool, Courtney (Brennan) Wells, and Patrick (Lesley) Hunt; dear grandfather of Bailee, Parker…

Bennett, Jim, a lifelong St. Louisan, and a 60-year resident of Webster Groves, died at his home on May 21, 2021. He was predeceased by his wife, Joy, and his brother, Bob. He is survived by his four children: John (Debra) of Portland, Oregon; and Beth, Holly, and Jeff, all of St. Louis. 

Barrett, Jr., James William, 74, Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army (Retired), was baptized into the hope of Christ’s Resurrection on Feb. 20, 2021. Jim was the beloved husband of Molly Barrett (nee Wentworth); loving father to Katie Beimdiek (Steve), Susan Bowen (Patrick) and Lucy Garri…

Auinbauh, Joanne (nee Hunt), passed away at age 92 on Saturday, May 22, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Cress Auinbauh, whom she married on Valentine’s Day, 1953; loving mother of Kathleen Auinbauh Richmond (Ron), Michael Cress Auinbauh (Susan), and David Auinbauh (Marianne); dear…

Randall, Cynthia Ann Larkin, died peacefully in her home on May 10, surrounded by her loving family and the caring hands of hospice. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Richard Randall Sr., and her sister, Mary Knight. Cynthia was the beloved mother of seven children: Kathy…

Strader, Nancy Ann, 82, of Kirkwood died Monday, May 17, 2021. She was born Nov 13, 1938 in Danville, Illinois, to Onda and Harold Bracken and adopted by Armond and Consuelo Gregoire. Nancy was a Registered Nurse and church organist and pianist by profession. She began playing organ for her …

Beach, Charles H., 63, of St. Louis, Missouri, entered into eternal life at his daughter’s home in Washington state on Sunday, May 16, 2021. 

Payne, Sallie Ann, of Glen Arbor, Michigan, passed away on May 8, 2021.  She was 87.  Sallie was born on April 30, 1934, in St. Louis, Missouri, where she attended Principia and Washington University Art School.  She also truly relished the friendships she established and maintained through …

Pepple, Doloris Blanche (nee Specht), fortified with the sacraments of Holy Mother Church, passed away peacefully in the presence of family at the age of 94 on Tuesday, May 11, 2021.  She was the daughter of the late Harry Specht and late Mary (Cox) Specht and the sister of the late Harry Sp…

Markowski, Marie Vlatkovich, 97, entered heaven on May 2, 2021, after suffering from a fractured tibia in March. She is survived by three sons: Jack (Patricia), Bob (Susie), and Tom (Kellye); seven grandchildren: Renee, John, Mike (Karen), Katie (Christo), Anna, Claira (Alex), and Aliy; thre…

Brucker, Mary Ellen. Mary Ellen (Mellon) was born in Seattle, Washington, moving with her family to the Philippines in 1928. The family moved in 1938, settling in Mill Valley, California. Mary Ellen attended Stanford University (‘47), where she was an editor of the Stanford Daily.

Slazinik, Michael E. passed away Monday, April 26, 2021. He was the loving father of Chelsea Slazinik; best friend and former husband of Cheryl Slazinik; dear son of the late Donald and Rae Jean Slazinik; dear brother of Sandy (Steve) Meeks, Cindy (Chris) Dalton and the late Richard Slazinik…

Reinwart, Bonnie, fortified with the sacrament of Holy Mother Church, passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021, at the age of 86.  

Heininger, Mary B. (nee Weir), 96, passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2021. Mary was the beloved wife of the late Rev. Edward K. Heininger; loving mother of Marsha (Carl) Ramey, Margot (Bob) Olsen, Jim (Leeann) Heininger, and the late Mark Heininger; dear mother-in-law of Jenny Seydel; dear gran…

Kilpatrick, Sally C. entered heaven on April 11, 2021, at the age of 91. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lora and Luther Canard; and her sister, Geniveve Reynolds, of Clover Bend, Arkansas. She is survived by her two daughters, Kathy Stanley and Lora Berthold; and her two sons-in-l…

Lawder, Robert “Bob” Charles won his battle on April 26, 2021, and ascended into the arms of his savior. Born Oct. 6, 1951, Bob built his life and his family on the foundations of strength, humility, understanding, and most of all, love. Bob spent his time on this planet bringing his dreams …

McDaniel, Walter, of Kirkwood, Missouri, passed awayApril 27, 2021, at age 74. Visitation is Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Chapel Hill Mortuary in Kirkwood, 10301 Big Bend Road. Graveside service private.

Dietz, Dick, 68, of Kirkwood, Missouri, peacefully passed at home March 12, 2021, surrounded by his family. Dick was valiant in his fight with cancer during the past year. Saturday, May 15, a memorial Mass will be celebrated at Annunciation Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Live stream: goannunciat…

Stanfield, Kevin will be missed. A loving father, son, brother and mechanic. Oakdale Cemetery (graveside services) Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at 11 a.m.

Plag, John Albert, 92, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 22, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Jean (Crickenberger) for 66 years; loving dad of son, Mark Plag (Darlene) and daughter, Susan Blank (Richard); loving grandpa to grandchildren Jason Plag (Ann), Nathan Plag (Alexandra), R…

Nelson, Mike, of St. Louis, Missouri, was born Sept. 8, 1961, in St. Louis, to Roy and Patricia (nee Kniepman) Nelson and entered into rest Monday, April 19, 2021, in Wildwood, Missouri, at the age of 59 years, 7 months and 11 days.

Park, Caroline Mary, 20, passed Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Caroline was a beloved daughter of Kelly (Weber) and Nathaniel Park; loving sister of Ellen Park; granddaughter of Jane and the late Norbert Weber, Margaret and the late Rolland Haun, and Helen and the late Rev. Howard Park; and a dear…

Finch, John F., born Sept. 15, 1935, passed away peacefully in his home on April 20, 2021, at age 85. 

Barnett, Susan. “I’m happy the way I am. I have my friends and family, and that’s the way it’s going to stay.” —George Hendrick, St. Louis Cardinal

Antoine, Jr., Louis “Skip”  was born Sept. 15, 1936, to the late Louis Antoine Sr. and Florence (nee Bringhurst). He passed away suddenly at his home April 11, 2021, at the age of 84 years. 

Emanuel, Arthur Samuel, 89, passed away on Thursday, April 15, 2021, surrounded by love.  

Menolascino, Marian Elaine Fehlig, was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on Oct. 20, 1954. She married Michael Frank Menolascino in Union City, California, in 1978 and together they had six children.

Nordmann, Bernard “Bernie” Charles. Fortified with the Sacraments of the Holy Mother Church, Bernard Charles Nordmann went home to God on April 14, 2021. 

Schell, Gary Lee, 65, sailed into the mystic before dawn on April 7. Gary was born and raised in Jerseyville, Illinois, and is the sixth of Ray and Aggie Schell’s 13 children. Gary is survived by his wife of nearly 43 years, Joann, and their four children: Anna and her husband, Tom; Vince an…

Holmes, Tom.  Tom was born Feb. 7, 1943, and passed away Sunday, April 11, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Joan Holmes; dear father of Tom (Megan) Holmes and Erin (Jon) Ramirez; dear grandfather of five; dear brother of Steve (Kris) Holmes.

Lamont, Lanny of Lake St. Louis, Missouri, entered into rest on Sunday, April 4, 2021, at the age of 83.

Hunsinger, Gloria L. (nee Schaeffer) passed away peacefully on April 2, 2021, at the age of 97, joining her husband, the late Edward G. Hunsinger. She was preceded in death by parents Walter and Mercia Schaeffer, and brothers Donald (Evelyn) and Richard Schaeffer. She was the devoted mother …