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2906 Gravois Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63118
314-772-3000
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10151 Gravois Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63123
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5255 Lemay Ferry Rd.
Mehlville, MO 63129
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Engel, Kenneth L. Jr.
July 24, 2015. Dear husband, dad, grandpa. Memorial service Sat., Aug. 8, 1 pm at Kutis South County  Chapel, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd. 


Friedeck, John Adolph
Thrusday, July 30, 2015
Beloved husband of the late Shirley J. Friedeck (nee Edmonds); dear  father of Lynda (David) Thiele and David (Robin) Friedeck; dear grandfather of Mark (Amanda) and Steve Thiele and Tobi Cummings; our dear brother, brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend.
   Mr. Friedeck retired from the US Postal Service as a letter carrier for over 30 years.
Services: Visitation at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd., Friday, August 7, 10:00 a.m. until service at 12 Noon. Interment JB National Cemetery.



Grieco, Eugene A. "Gene"
Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Saturday, August 1, 2015.
   Beloved husband of Edith Merrill Grieco; loving father of Louisa (Hal) Donovan and devoted grandfather of John (Rachel) Donovan and Matthew (Elizabeth Long) Donovan.
   Gene loved his family, making others happy and having a good time.
Wherever he went Gene made life-long friends. He was born October 12, 1930 in Wilmington, DE the youngest child of the late Vincenzo M. and Louise J. Grieco. He worked at Ralston Purina Co. from 1948 until 1989 except for serving in the U.S. Army from  1951 to 1953. In 1951 he married the love of his life.
   Gene was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Mauro D. Grieco and James M. (Alby) Grieco, sisters Florence Grieco, Rose (Joe) Silfies, Josephine (George) Hess, Virginia (John) Macko, Elizabeth (Nicholas)  Wavrinevich and 2 nieces. Gene is  survived by sisters-in-law Katherine  Cantera and Patricia Giannone of  Wilmington, DE, numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. He was particularly close to his niece Jane (Richard) Hermann and nephew Louis Giannone both of Wilmington.
Services: Visitation to be held at   KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, August 5, 4-8 p.m. Memorial Mass at St. Monica Catholic
Church (Creve Coeur) on Thursday, August 6 at 10:30 a.m. with family greeting guests at church beginning  at 9:30 a.m. Private interment at Jefferson Barracks Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Anthony's Hospice or St. Jude Children's Hospital appreciated.




Kerry, Patricia A.
fortified with the Sacraments of
Holy Mother Church, Wednesday, July 29, 2015.
   Beloved daughter of the late
Joseph G. and Eleanor M. Kerry; dearest sister of George (Ann) Kerry, Denise (Charles) Marnati and the late Joseph G. Kerry Jr.; dear sister-in-law, dear niece of Shirley Solomon; our dear aunt, great-aunt, special cousin of Rev. George P. George; dear cousin and very dear friend.
Services: Visitation at St. Raphael  the Archangel Catholic Church (6047 Bishops Place), Monday, August 3rd, 9 a.m. until time of funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Contributions to The American Diabetes Assoc. greatly appreciated. A service of KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois.





Knapstein, George W.
fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, on Wednesday, July 29, 2015.
   Beloved husband of Mary Ann Knapstein (nee Seper) for over 56 years; proud and loving father of Cheryl Smith, Cindy (Mike) Henneberger, Cathy (Jim) Glavin, Kurt and Kristofer (Erika) Knapstein; adoring grandfather of Sean and Shannon Smith; dear brother of Tom Knapstein; our dearest brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to many.
   George was retired from Ameren and a member of I.B.E.W. Local #1439. He was a member of The St. Vincent DePaul Society, an avid soccer fan, player and coach for many years. The family wishes to thank the staff at St. Anthony's Hospice for their loving care and support.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, on Monday, August 3rd at 9 a.m  to St. George Catholic Church for  9:30 a.m Mass. Interment at J.B. National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Anthony's Hospital or a cancer charity of your choice appreciated. Visitation Sunday, 3-8 p.m. 



Loberg, Jewel L.
(nee Hahs) Born January, 30, 1921 passed Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at the age of 94.
   Beloved wife of Raymond K.  Loberg; dear mother of Kathleen (John) Riley, Gregory (Sharon)  Loberg, Darlene (Scott) Jones; dear grandmother of Amanda (James) Howell, Sarah Loberg, Rachel (Russ) McMinn and Jennifer Loberg; dear great-grandmother of John and  Waylon Howell; dear sister of Naomi Crain; our dear sister-in-law, aunt, cousin and friend.
Services: Memorial service  will be celebrated at Meramec Bluffs Chapel (50 Meramec Trail, Ballwin, MO 63021) Monday, August 3, 10:30 a.m. Private Interment at J.B. National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the charity of your choice appreciated. KUTIS  AFFTON service.


Mayfield, Monroe S.
Sunday, August 2, 2015.
Beloved husband for 72 years of Bonnie Mayfield (nee Cook); loving father of Patricia (the late Richard) Chiles, Karen Mayfield, Donald (Sue)  Mayfield, Mark Mayfield and Kathy Schneider; cherished grandfather of 12; great-grandfather of 16; our dear brother-in-law, uncle, friend...and dog lover.
    Mr. Mayfield faithfully served his country as a Signalman in the Pacific Theater in the US Navy during WWII and was an Independent Insurance Agent/Broker for many years.
Services: Funeral at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd., Wednesday, August 5, 12:00 Noon. Interment JB National Cemetery. Memorials to the Affton Christian Church or the Salvation Army appreciated. Visitation Tuesday,  4-8 p.m.


Park, Margaret L.  "Maggie"
(nee Flatken) Thursday, July 30, 2015.
 Beloved wife of the late Robert P. Park; dear mother of Anthony  (Paula) Nikolaisen, Jennifer (Michael) Potts, Laura Nikolaisen, Paul (Nicole) Park and Kimberly (Ronny) Miller; dear sister of Judy Ziesemann, Vicki Wanstreet and the late Jacquelyn Hampel-Conlon; our dear grandmother of 15; great-grandmother of 3;  sister-in-law, aunt, great-aunt, niece, cousin and friend.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd., Tuesday, August 4, 10:00 am.. Interment National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society appreciated. Visitation Monday, 4-8 p.m.


Ralston, Roland J. "Kelly"
 Friday, July 31, 2015.
Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Pruett) for 55 years; dear father of Pat (Bob) Benbenek, Dave (Gina) Ralston and Steve
(Rachel) Ralston; loving grandfather of Maria, Sam, Nick, Kurtis, Anna, Liam and Clara; dear brother of Jim
(Linda) Ralston and Janet Miller, the late Charles Ralston and Mary Ann Zaruba; dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend to many.
   Kelly had retired after 30 years as a proud St. Louis City Firefighter.
Services: Visitation at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY Chapel, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd., Monday, 4-8 p.m. Service Tuesday, August 4, 11 a.m. concludes at funeral home. Interment J.B. National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Backstoppers appreciated.



Ray, Jerry Linn, on Saturday, August 1, 2015. Beloved husband of Delores E. Ray (nee Leonberger); loving father of Jonathan Ray; cherished grandfather of Kaylee and Ethan Ray; dear bother of Monya (Rick) York and Pat Montgomery; dear great nephew of Lena Creason.
Services: Funeral at Kutis South County Chapel, 5255 Lemay Ferry Road, on Monday, August 10, 10:00 AM. Interment with honors at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
Visitation Sunday, 4:00 to 8:00 PM


Savio, Carol Diane (nee Sifford)- Wednesday July 15, 2015,  Loving mother of Chris (Mary Lynn) Savio, dear grandmother of Zachary & Marissa Savio, dear daughter of the late Henry & Loreda Sifford, dear sister of Judy Wright, the late Daniel, Hank, the late Molly Ellen, & the late Sam Sifford, Jane Hayes, Juanita Demarest, Reva Berry, Emily Williamson, Phyllis Haislid & the late David Sifford, dear aunt, cousin & friend to many.
Services: Memorial service at KUTIS AFFTON Chapel 10151 Gravois Saturday August 8, 11:00 AM.


Seeler, Jack Richardson
92, of St. Louis, MO passed away on Sunday, August 2nd at the St. Anthony's de Greeff Hospice House.
   Jack was born on July 17, 1923 in St. Louis, MO to Dominik and Janet Seeler (nee Richardson). He graduated from Southwest High School and from the University of Missouri-Columbia where he was a member of the Delta Upsilon fraternity. He married his high school sweetheart, the former Iris Louetta Dreyer, in 1957. Jack was employed as a  Cartographer by the Defense Mapping Agency for over 30 years, and worked on the first map of the Moon.  He served two tours as a  Marine, fighting on the front lines in WWII in the Pacific, and in The Korean War.  He received three Purple Hearts and one Silver Star. Jack enjoyed ball-room dancing and won several dance competitions. He was an avid reader, loved music, enjoyed wine, crossword puzzles, gardening and chopping wood, speaking foreign languages and spending time with his family and friends.
   Jack is survived by his two loving daughters, Kimberly Irene Estes and Holly Janet Seeler, four grandchildren: Kristin and (Dale Messey), Kelly and (Jason Hoelscher), Jack Fisher and Tess Fisher, two great grandchildren: Samuel Robert  Messey and August Richardson  Messey, as well as nephews, nieces, and cousins.
Services: Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m. at Kutis Funeral Home in South County, 5255 Lemay Ferry, 63129, on Wednesday, August 5th with the funeral service on Thursday, August 6th at 10:00 a.m. in the same location. Graveside service will immediately follow at Sunset Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, donations to Jack's favorite organizations are  preferred: Masonic Children's Home, Smile Train, or the Humane Society of Missouri. Jack was an extraordinary human being, a true hero and a joyful inspiration to all.  Seeler, Jack Richardson
92, of St. Louis, MO passed away on Sunday, August 2nd at the St. Anthony's de Greeff Hospice House.
   Jack was born on July 17, 1923 in St. Louis, MO to Dominik and Janet Seeler (nee Richardson). He graduated from Southwest High School and from the University of Missouri-Columbia where he was a member of the Delta Upsilon fraternity. He married his high school sweetheart, the former Iris Louetta Dreyer, in 1957. Jack was employed as a  Cartographer by the Defense Mapping Agency for over 30 years, and worked on the first map of the Moon.  He served two tours as a  Marine, fighting on the front lines in WWII in the Pacific, and in The Korean War.  He received three Purple Hearts and one Silver Star. Jack enjoyed ball-room dancing and won several dance competitions. He was an avid reader, loved music, enjoyed wine, crossword puzzles, gardening and chopping wood, speaking foreign languages and spending time with his family and friends.
   Jack is survived by his two loving daughters, Kimberly Irene Estes and Holly Janet Seeler, four grandchildren: Kristin and (Dale Messey), Kelly and (Jason Hoelscher), Jack Fisher and Tess Fisher, two great grandchildren: Samuel Robert  Messey and August Richardson  Messey, as well as nephews, nieces, and cousins.
Services: Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m. at Kutis Funeral Home in South County, 5255 Lemay Ferry, 63129, on Wednesday, August 5th with the funeral service on Thursday, August 6th at 10:00 a.m. in the same location. Graveside service will immediately follow at Sunset Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, donations to Jack's favorite organizations are  preferred: Masonic Children's Home, Smile Train, or the Humane Society of Missouri. Jack was an extraordinary human being, a true hero and a joyful inspiration to all. 






Slaughter, Lowell D.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Beloved father of Leslie (Stacey) Slaughter, Shannon (Mike) Eberhardt and  Kerrie (Chad) Slaughter; dear brother of the late Ron (Joan, surviving) Slaughter; our dear grandfather of 6; uncle, great-uncle, nephew, cousin and friend.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255  Lemay Ferry Rd.  Monday, August 3, 11 a.m. Interment Lake Charles Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 4-9 p.m.



Stewart, Darlean
(nee Ellerbeck), Sunday, August 2, 2015.
   Beloved wife of the late Donald Stewart; beloved mother of Jeff
(Debbie) Stewart, Terri (Kurt) Siegel and Sandy Thomas; treasured grandmother of Anna (Ron), Jason (Brittney), Heather, Kyle and Amanda; dear great-grandma to Olivia, Layla, Madelyn and Rylee; dearest sister of Gerald (Dodie) Ellerbeck and the late Otto, Doris and Florence. Our dear aunt, great-aunt and friend to many.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS
AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, August 5, 11:30 a.m.
Interment St. Marcus Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to The American Heart Assoc. appreciated. Visitation Tuesday, 4-9 p.m.




 
Tyler, Betty Jane Duke
(nee Zweifel), passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2015.
   Survived by her children, Nancy (Thomas) Nagel, Connie (Sal) Grillo, Janet (Kevin) O'Leary, Betty Jane Duke II (Steven) Pfeiffer; dear step-mother of Tommie Dean (Renee) Tyler; loving grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend to many.
Services: Private services at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Forest Park Forever appreciated. A KUTIS AFFTON Chapel service.


 
Weisbrod, Margaret I.
(nee Becker) fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church in her 94th year on Tuesday, July 28, 2015.
   Beloved wife of the late Gerard M. Weisbrod; loving mother to Mary (Dan) Cordes, Anne Kasal and Paul Weisbrod; cherished grandmother of Dawn (Bill) Finley, Jason Kasal (Curt Kendall), Jeff Kasal (Elizabeth Coggins), Karen (Nicholas) Mahrt, Elizabeth (Chris) Cardinal, Heidi and Hannah Weisbrod; dearest great-grandmother to Noah and Zoe Finley; dear sister, aunt and friend.
   She was the matriarch of our family and will be deeply missed. Her  inspiration will not be forgotten.
   Margaret's family would like to  express their appreciation to the staff at Laclede Groves. Services were private. A KUTIS AFFTON Service.



Williams, Richard Doyle
fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Tuesday, July 28, 2015.
   Beloved husband for 55 years of  LaVerne Williams (nee Miller); loving father of Terri  (Craig Hawksley) Williams, Sherri (John) Buchanan, Lisa (Rob) Autry, Rick (Allyson) Willams, Beth (Bob) Ducker and Matt (Heather) Williams; dear grandpa of Ally, Caity, Emma, Kelli, Ben, Emily, Kyle, Logan, Chris, Ava, Emoree, Lilah, Jack, Sam, Claire and Kate; beloved brother of Bob (Annette), Rob (Sharon), Barbara, Sandy and the late Roseann; dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS
AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois,
Monday, August 3, 9:15 a.m. to Most Sacred Heart Catholic Church (Eureka) for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment J.B. National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to American Heart Assoc. appreciated. Visitation Sunday, 2-8 p.m. 



Woelfel, Debra D. (nee Baggett)
Monday, July 27, 2015.
Memorial visitation at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY Chapel 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd. Saturday, August 8, 12:00 noon until memorial service at 2:00 pm.



Wood, David John
was born August 4, 1972 and went to our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Beloved husband of Melanie Wood (nee Hofius); wonderful father of Brendan Wood and Evan Wood; cherished son of Dan Wood and Judy Wood (nee Aurin); dear brother of Beth Reuter (nee Wood); Precious grandson, son-in-law, brother-in-law, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend to so many.
   David played baseball, ice hockey and golf. He graduated from Lindbergh High School, attended St. Louis Community College - Meramec and completed his education at the University of Missouri - St. Louis. He pursued a very successful business career.
   Each and every day our hearts will miss him, for he was taken from us much too soon. His strength and courage inspired all who knew him. He truly was our hero.
Services: As David wished there will be no public service. If desired  contributions in his memory may be made to the American Cancer  Society or the charity of your choice. A Service of KUTIS  AFFTON Chapel.


Woolf, Fern G.
(nee Myers) went to be with her Lord on Sunday, August 2, 2015.
   Beloved wife of the late Dolphus L. "Doc" Woolf; loving mother of Wayne (Sandy) and Mike (Kim) Woolf, Cheryl (Larry) Moellering, Pam (Gary) Zink and Robin (Ray) Chott; cherished grandmother of 8; great-grandmother of 16; our dear sister, aunt, and friend to many.
Services: Funeral at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd., Wednesday, August 5, 10:00 a.m. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery. Memorials to South County Baptist Church appreciated.  Visitation Tuesday, 4-8 p.m.