Richard L. Rehm 9-8-1936 to 3-21-2019
Loving husband to Patricia (nee Holtzclaw) for 61 years. Father to Jeffry (Sharon), Pamela Steinkamp (Larry), Laura, Dan (Beth), Grandfather to Benjamin Steinkamp (Ashley), Brad Steinkamp (Amanda), Nathan Steinkamp, Laura Steinkamp, Leslie McQueen (James), Rebecca Schuettenberg (Ryan), Emily Smith (Kyle), Alex Rehm, Great Grandfather to Parker, Logan, Bricelynn, Makenlee, Bayley, Breonna, Oliver, James III (Tre), Ryan (R.J.), cousin and friend to many.
Richard was an avid hunter and trout fisherman who spent many days in the stream at Bennett Springs State Park. He wrote a monthly article in Trout Talk Newspaper sharing his tips and knowledge with everyone to help make them better anglers. He was a long time Scoutmaster with Troop 27 and Troop 95 where he volunteered countless hours. Richard started his career as a professional photographer, shooting weddings and freelance photos for local newspapers, He became a cable splicer for Ameren/Union Electric where he worked for more than 30 years. He loved to garden and had a natural green thumb. He was a jack of all trades and always had a project to keep him busy.
He will be missed dearly by all who knew him.
Services: A memorial service will be held on
Friday, March 29, 2019 at St. Mark United Church of Christ,
1865 Missouri State Rd., Arnold, MO.
Visitation to start at noon. Service to begin at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers please consider donations to Missouri Conservation District, Missouri State Parks or Backstoppers.