Eugene E. Roethemeyer came into the Lord’s hands on Tuesday, July 26, 2022. Born November 22, 1926, to the parents of Albert and Emma (nee Fleer) Roethemeyer in Rosebud, Missouri.
Beloved husband for 64 years to the late Norma Jean (nee Raaf) Roethemeyer; loving father to Dale (Laurie) Roethemeyer; dearest grandfather to Kristin (Matthew) Bushmann, Aaron (Margaret) Cox, Kevin (Rachael) Roethemeyer; Jeffrey Roethemeyer and Fiancé Mollie Edwards; dear father-in-law of the late Judith L. (nee Crecelius) Roethemeyer.
Dear brother to the late Albert Roethemeyer Jr.; Vernon (Margorie) Roethemeyer and Martin Roethemeyer; great-grandfather to Nora and Connor Bushmann, Mae and Dean Cox, and Grayson and Blake Roethemeyer.
Eugene practiced his spiritual faith as a 67-year member of Eden United Church of Christ in Affton, MO. His love for the outdoors and his grandchildren was obvious to all who met him and his family. Eugene was a Charter Member of his American Legion Post for 74 years.
Celebration Of Life – Sunday, August 21 at 1:30 pm, at Eden United Church Of Christ, 8920 Eden Avenue, Affton, MO, 63123. A Zoom link can be obtained by contacting the church office Tue., Wed. or Thur., mornings at 314-631-8930. Or sending an email to office@edenUCC.org .
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations in honor of Eugene to be made to the ROSEBUD AMERICAN LEGION POST 587.