Recent Obituaries


Anna Ruth Dreckshage

Anna Ruth Dreckshage  Anna Ruth Dreckshage (nee Hubbard), 84, passed away May 21, 2017 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born February 27, 1933 in West Frankfort, Illinois to Huey and Ester Hubbard and was one of nine children.

Rafaela Montes Des Oca

passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Services: A visitation and service will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 7pm-11pm at St. Louis Cremation, 2135 Chouteau Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63103.

Julius R. Nahmensen

Julius R. Nahmensen ("Jules"), 88, passed away peacefully in his sleep on May 15, 2017. Mr. Nahmensen, a native St. Louisan, was born and raised in South St. Louis and graduated from Southwest High School in 1946. He attended night school at Washington

Kevin Joel Taylor

Kevin Joel Taylor (“KT”), 53, passed away at his home in O’Fallon, MO, on May 14, 2017. Kevin was a native of St. Louis, and graduated from Riverview Gardens High School in 1982. He became a private business owner opening KT’s Bar and Restaurant

Phyllis Koenig

Phyllis "Non" Koenig, 88, entered eternal rest on May 14, 2017. Wife of (late) Francis Koenig; mother of Debbie (Dan) Smith and (late) Steve & Mitch Koenig; grandmother of Cory (Leslie) & Kyle Smith; great-grandmother of Raelyn and future Hank S

David Lee Adams

David Lee Adams was born on March 29, 1944 in San Pedro, California. He went to be with the Lord on May 12, 2017 after fighting a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer's. David was the beloved husband of 55 years to Donna Adams (nee Turner); devote

Justin Donahay

Justin Donahay born November 27, 1925 and passed away on May 12, 2017. Husband of the late Ruth Thierer Donahay; father of Kathleen Quain (Patrick), Michael (Cathie), Theresa Falwell (Dan), Mary Corcoran (Rick), Anne Renfro (Mike), Patrick (Sherie). Grand

Hella Crowe Smith

Hella Crowe Smith, 51, lost her fight with cancer on May 11, 2017. She was sleeping comfortably at home as she took her last breath and entered the arms of Jesus. She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Warren (St. Louis); her two children, Daniel an

Shirley May Exner

Shirley May Exner (nee Tegethoff)  born September 5, 1930, passed away May 10, 2017 with some of her family at her bedside.  She was a loving and beloved Mother, Mother-In-Law, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, cousin and friend.   Wife o

Joan Margaret Garthe

Joan Margaret Garthe passed away peacefully on Monday May 8, 2017, in St. Louis, Missouri surrounded by family. A private Memorial Service will be held at a future date.  Joan was born in Brisbane, Australia.  During World II, she worked on the sta