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.

Schuchardt, Richard. Coach Richard Schuchardt passed away on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.

Woolf, Jimmie Dale, 75 years old, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 23, surrounded by his family.

Laster, Lois M. Lois was a dedicated Christian, baptized at an early age at Saint Paul AME Church. She was the third of eight children, born to Gailton and Bertha Moore on March 22, 1933 in St. Louis, Missouri, where she attended Waring Elementary and Vashon High School.

McCormick, Thelma D. (nee Weidler) was welcomed into the arms of Jesus on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, at the age of 94. She was the beloved wife of the late Harold E. McCormick; dear mother and mother-in-law of Dennis (deceased) (Gay) McCormick and Steven (Marjorie) McCormick; loving grandma of …

Breight, Mary Catherine (nee Maurer),  was fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward Breight; dear mother of Edward (Debbie) Breight, Jr., Stephen (Lisa) Breight and Alan (Donna) Breight; loving grandmother of Susan…

Brennan, Thomas G. Jr., 97, of Kirkwood, passed away Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020. He was a son, brother, father, uncle, grandfather, great-grandfather, friend.

Arbini, Eugene Adam was baptized into the hope of Christ’s Resurrection Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. He was the beloved husband of the late Rita Arbini (nee Rouch); loving father of Deb (Tim) McNamee, Dan (Kathi) Arbini and Mike (Nancy) Arbini; dearest grandfather of Jennifer, Michael (Rachel), P…

Vaughn, Gerald T. “Gerry,” passed away on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, at age 87. He was the beloved husband of the late Cecile E. Vaughn (nee Swain) for 62 years; loving father of Scot (Bonnie) Vaughn, Cherie Vaughn, and the late Sherileen Vaughn; cherished grandfather of Megan and Morgan Vaughn…

Rau, Mary Jewell McBee, 96, long time resident of Glendale, Missouri, passed away Dec. 18, 2020, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center from complications due to COVID-19.

Slais, Mary Martha was born on the first day of summer 1931, and passed away on Jan. 2, 2021, at the age of 89. She was the beloved daughter of Gladys Buckner, affectionately known as “Mamie.” Mary spent her childhood in Springfield, where she graduated from Greenwood High School in 1949. 

Knobbe, Janet, 62, passed away surrounded by family on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020, due to complications from a brain tumor. She was born on Nov. 25, 1958, in St. Louis, Missouri, to her parents Marlene (Jack Parsons) Knobbe-Parsons and the late Donald A. Knobbe Sr. In April of 1987, she married…

Mansour, Edward John, M.D., joined his parents John and Herminia, Aunt Pilar, and brother Tony in heaven on Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born on Dec. 21, 1937, in Miami, Arizona, and became an Eagle Scout and co-captain of his award-winning high school football team.…

Phillips, Sallie Lou Multack, 91, passed away in the afternoon of New Year’s Day, a week before her 92nd birthday. Her daughter and loving caregiver Rhonda Simril were by her side.

Ferguson, Patricia Jane “Patsy,” 1931-2020, went home to meet her Lord and Savior in the company of those she loved on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, in St. Louis, Missouri, at the age of 89. Patricia is survived by: her daughters Becky Coulter and Lori Kraatz; grandchildren Mark (Lauren) Block, …

Dungy, Florence P., of Webster Groves, was born May, 5, 1929 in Webster Groves, Missouri, to George Walker and Gladys Mitchell, and entered into rest Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, at her home in Webster Groves. She was 91. 

Dodson, John Wid Sr., 91, peacefully passed away on Dec. 17 in his home of 51 years in Kirkwood. Born in 1929 in Kirksville, Missouri, he enjoyed celebrating his birthday on Feb. 3, 4, and 7. He proudly served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany as part of the occupat…

Barrett, Frances M. (nee Dubuque) passed away Monday, Dec. 28. Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church.  She was the beloved wife of the late Robert E. Barrett; loving mother of Sr. Ann Barrett, OSU, Robert (Sherry) Barrett, Theodore (Jan) Barrett, Mary Paspalas (Paul) Lazare, Pa…

Rau, Mary Jewell McBee, 96, long time resident of Glendale, Missouri, passed away Dec. 18, 2020, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center from complications due to COVID-19.

Sanders Jr., John G. “Jack,”  age 93, passed peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2020.  Jack’s beloved wife, Marion, and a son, Brad, both preceded him in death. He was the father of Jeff (Leslen) Sanders; grandfather of Regan (Jonathan) Horn, Ross (Mallory) Sanders, Jordan (Brianne) Sanders, and J…

Kinyon, Carlisle Dale “Corky”, 93, passed away Friday, Dec. 11, 2020, following post-COVID complications. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend. He leaves Dorothy Wind Kinyon, his wife of 71 years. He was previously deceased by parents, Ralph R. and Virginia P. Kinyo…

Kappel, Jenna Christine, age 47, peacefully passed away at her home in Virginia on Dec. 16, 2020, with her loving husband by her side. She is survived by her husband, Martin Abruzzo and their sons, Jack and Daniel; parents Dean and Carol Kappel; and brothers Mike and Paul. She was a beloved …

Kenaston, Jean, was fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020. She was the beloved mother of Kathleen M. (Robert) Pinnell, Charles K. (Christine) Moore, Susan E. Moore, Thomas M. (Terri) Moore, John K. (Karen) Moore and Steven D. Moore; loving grandmother…

Bina, William “Bill”  was fortified with the Sacraments of the Holy Church on Dec. 17, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Nancy for 58 years; devoted father of five daughters: Maribeth (David) Amos, Kathleen (Michael) Dehner, Vicki (Robert) Yokley, Megan (David) Kramer, and Ellen (David) Ke…

Witte, Rosemary Ann (nee Stehlick) was baptized in the Hope of Christ’s Resurrection on Dec. 12, 2020. Born in Belleville, Illinois, on Oct. 6, 1929, Rosemary was the youngest child of Rudolph and Corrine (nee Worms) Stehlick. She graduated from Southwest High School and then earned an assoc…

Size, Barbara Anne. In loving memory of Barbara Anne Size (nee Skyrme) who passed away peacefully on Dec. 7 at 80 years old after a brave and long battle with heart disease. Barbara, born and raised in New Zealand, was a long time resident of Glendale, Town & Country and Webster Groves. …

Gerstung, Barbara (nee Taber) joined her Savior in glory after a short illness on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, William B. Gerstung; daughter Ruth Gerstung Sinnard; and granddaughter Natalie Ruth Jones. She is survived by her son William B. Gers…

Prince, Gloria Fay was born on July 12, 1930 and passed away Nov. 29, 2020.

Dabler, Travella “T” Sue (nee Peavler), age 91, passed away on Dec. 12, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Edward R. Dabler; the dear mother of Rhein (Gail) Dabler and Nan Dabler; sister of Maggie (the late David) Albers; grandmother of five; great-grandmother of eig…

Beal, Dr. Reginald Mitchell. Dr. Beal taught at the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater and was an associate professor of management in the School of Business/Industry at Florida A & M University in Tallahassee. Credited for many scholarly articles, he also authored and published “Zeus, …

Barr, David Mark, 69, born in Evansville, Indiana, passed from this life unexpectedly Nov. 16, 2020, his beloved children by his side.

Antosek, Joseph Francis. Larger than life, Joseph (Joe) Francis Antosek carried his 6-foot, 6-inch frame, big smile, tight handshake and boisterous personality into every room. After a long and hard-fought battle, Joe died Dec. 10, 2020, leaving his wife of 33 years, Phillury Platte; childre…

Wilson, Elizabeth “Betty” Lee, 80, passed away at 10:53 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, at her home in Warson Woods.  She was born Feb. 2, 1940, in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of the late Robert P. and Meta P. (Gemeinhardt) Fiehler, in Potter, Nebraska and formerly of Perryville, Missou…

Straub, R. Richard, 88, born June 21, 1932, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Nov. 24, 2020, after a brief battle with COVID.

Smith, Kay Ellin (Kremer) of Town and Country, Missouri, passed away on Dec. 1, 2020. Kay was born on Feb. 21, 1946, in Madison, Wisconsin, to John M. Kremer and Wilma (“Heidi”) Heidenway Kremer. She graduated from Madison West High School in 1964 and the University of Wisconsin in 1968. Lat…

Weddell, Jr., Robert (Bob) W. left us to join his beloved wife Betty of 63 years and our heavenly Father on Dec 3, 2020. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on Jan 26, 1931, to Millicent Hauk and Robert W. Weddell Sr. 

McCoy, Carol Jean (nee Strand), a long-time resident of Kirkwood, Missouri, passed away peacefully on Dec. 1, 2020, at the age of 88.

Olms, John Otto, age 86, passed away Sunday, Dec. 5, 2020.  He was the dear father of Robert (Sandy) Olms, Jeff Olms and the late Barbara Reed; father-in-law of Bill Reed; grandfather of Kristina, Jennifer and Hannah; and great-grandfather of six.

Owens, Mary Jo (nee Davis), passed away Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late John W. Owens. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bessie and Homer Davis; by her sisters, Marguerite Bailey and Betty Kubik; and brother Martin Davis. 

Hill, Julia (Julie) Stratton, 72, a native and lifetime resident of St. Louis, Missouri, died peacefully Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020.

Hartmann, John Allen, was born Dec. 17, 1932, in Kirkwood, Missouri, the ninth child (of 10) of August and Magdalena (Ahner) Hartmann. He graduated from Kirkwood High School in 1950, took business classes at Washington University, and then served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1956 as a …

Filley, Maxine Marie (nee Galvin) age 73, passed away on Dec. 3, 2020. She was the beloved wife of Gregory R. Filley for 52 years; mother of Gina (Tom) Martin, Kimberly Filley and Teresa (Tif) Filley; sister of Mary Watkins and the late Charles Warner; sister-in-law of David (Elaine) Filley …

Woodruff, Marcia S. died in her New Paltz, New York, home on Saturday, Nov. 28, after a long illness. Born in Terre Haute, Indiana, on Aug. 27, 1935, she was the daughter of Mary and Paul Shick. After graduating from Howe High School in Indianapolis in 1953, she earned a bachelor’s degree in…

Edward Herman Koch passed into his next life on Wednesday, Nov. 25, due to complications resulting from a fall while walking in a park. Born on Oct. 19, 1936, in Breese, Illinois, he was the treasured only child of Frances Dressler Koch and Herman Koch. He attended McKendree College for two …

Hargis, Betty G. (nee Baker), 93, formerly of Kirkwood, Missouri, passed away peacefully in her home in Crestwood, Missouri, on Nov. 19, 2020. 

Richard (Rick) Frese, who for 23 years covered high school sports for the Webster-Kirkwood Times, has died. He was 62.

Tooke, Thomas H. of Chesterfield, Missouri, died on Nov. 17, 2020, at the age of 100. He was born April 1,1920, in Cleveland, Ohio, the younger son of Roy Preston Tooke and Carolyn Chambers Tooke. While in school in Butler, Pennsylvania, he joined the Boy Scouts and became an Eagle Scout in …

Moore, John Joseph, of St. Louis, Missouri, died on Nov. 18, 2020 at the age of 74.