Charles Edward Gagnepain, Jr. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 28th at his home in O’Fallon, Mo. Born October 17, 1930 to the late Charles & Marie Gagnepain in St. Louis, Mo, he was preceded in death by his beloved sister Lois and son, Tom. Charles is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, June Frisella Gagnepain, his children Jim (Stephanie) Mary (Joseph), Karen, Sharon (Steve) and Matt (Kathy); his beloved grandchildren, Emily, Vincent, Natalie, Alex, Nick, Alex, Matt, Mary Kay, Tori and Sophia; dear brother of Mary, Ron and Gary; loving uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Charles was one of the founders of St. Louis Electric Supply which evolved into Metro Electric Supply and Metro Lighting. He enjoyed spending time with his family, playing bridge, golf and traveling.
Services: Visitation Tuesday, December 5th, 10:30-12:00 immediately followed by Mass at Immaculate Conception of Dardenne Catholic Church located at 7701 Hwy N, Dardenne Prairie, Mo.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Cancer Research Institute at www.cancerresearch.org in memory of Charles.