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Kutis Funeral Homes

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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Mehlville, MO 63129
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Antoon, Ruth J.
Baptized into the hope of Christ's resurrection, Saturday, November 22, 2014.
   Loving wife of Philip Antoon for 68 years; cherished mother of Rose Ann (Dean) Overley, the late Philip J. Antoon, MaryAnn Zipf (Lou) Chiodini, Kathy (Mark) Frederickson, Tina  (Larry) Blackwell and Janet (Todd) Pratt; loving grandmother of Thomas Zipf (Ania Dziwisz), Brandy (Nick) Sickler, Kate Zipf, Laura (Mike) Sinclair, Katelyn Frederickson,  Connor and Anna Pratt and Nicholas Blackwell; great-grandmother of Lucy, Hailey and Emily Sinclair and Mara Sickler; half sister of Maureen Kosta. Her compassion, kindness and love will be greatly missed.
Services: Visitation at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church (Kings- highway at Rhodes) on Tuesday, November 25, 10 a.m. until funeral Mass time at 11 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. KUTIS AFFTON Chapel Service.



 
Bruckner, Carl J.
Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church,  Saturday,  November 22, 2014.
   Beloved husband of the late  Lorraine C. Bruckner (nee Dumeyer); loving father of 9 children, 15 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren; our dearest brother, brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend, to many.
Services: Funeral from  KUTIS
AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois,  Monday December 1, 9:30 a.m. to St. Garbriel the Archangel for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 
3-7 p.m.




Cissi, Alex Jr.
fortified with the  Sacraments of Holy  Mother Church, Friday, November 21, 2014.
  Beloved husband of the late Marie L. Cissi (nee Pisani); loving father of Denise (Ray) Haddock, Michael (the late Jayne), Alex (Mary), Diane (Jim) Mounts, Susan (Jim) Tesson, Dave (Terri), Tom (Jennifer) and the late Robert Cissi; proud grandfather of 22 and great-grandfather of 13; dear brother-in-law of the late Dorothy Antinora and Eugene Pisani; our dear uncle, cousin and friend to many.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS  AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Saturday, November 29, 9:15 a.m. to St. Ambrose Catholic Church for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions appreciated to the Alzheimer's Association. Visitation Friday 4-8 p.m.




Cullom, Robert Brian
Saturday, November 22, 2014.
   Beloved son of Jim and Lynn  Queathem; dear step-brother of  Jim Queathem; dear nephew to Janice Stochl, Kathy Gloddacker and the late Ronald Richter and Gilbert  Richter; dear cousin and friend to many.
   Brian was loved for so many reasons, but his sense of humor is what really made him such a great guy.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS  AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, November 26, 1:00 p.m. Interment Lakewood Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Salvation Army. Visitation Tuesday, 4-8 p.m.





DeArriba, Courtney S.
on Saturday, November 22, 2014.
Beloved son of Lucinda (Deon)  Johanning and Mark (Eileen)  DeArriba; beloved brother of  Marcinda DeArriba; our dear nephew, cousin, step-brother and friend to many.
Services: Visitation at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd. on Friday, November 28, 4-8 p.m. Funeral service at the Presbyterian Church of Washington, 4834 South Point Rd., Washington, MO 63090, Saturday, November 29 at 10 a.m. Interment Bethel Cemetery, Labadie, MO.



Gros, Roy D.
on Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
  Dear father of Karen Gros, Cynthia (Ron) Zaron and Christopher Gros; dear grandfather of Renata and Isabella; former spouse of Shirley Gros; dear brother of the late Heinz Gros; dear uncle of Barbara Bledsoe and Steven Gros; dear friend to many.
Services: Visitation at KUTIS  AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Sunday, November 30, 4-8 p.m. Private interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions to  Alzheimer's or American  Diabetes Association appreciated.

Gucciardo, Tracy
Age 27, passed away on, Thursday, November 20, 2014.
Beloved son of Lynda and Rich Bath; dear father of Christian 6 and Mackenzie 3; dear brother of Tarius Gucciardo.Our dear nephew, cousin and friend to many.
Services: Memorial service at Kutis Affton Chapel 10151 Gravois Rd, Sat. Nov. 29, 10:00 A.M. Interment Private.


Jovanovic, Richard James
fortified with the  Sacraments of Holy  Mother Church, Tuesday, November 24, 2014.
  Beloved husband for 48 years of Patricia Jovanovic (nee Koelling);  loving father of Gregory (Lori) and William (Claudia) Jovanovic; dear grandfather of Natalie and Aaron  Jovanovic; dear brother of Msgr. Robert Jovanovic and Marlene (Don) Tucholski; dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend.
  Mr. Jovanovic was a member of Croatian Fraternal Union.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS  AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Saturday, November 29, 11:30 a.m. to St. Justin the Martyr Catholic Church for 12 noon Mass. Private interment at Jefferson Barracks National  Cemetery. Memorials to St. Justin the Martyr Parish or Mercy  Hospice appreciated. Visitation Friday 4-9 p.m.




Knopf, Ruth
(nee Wilson) Fortified with the  Sacraments of Holy Mother Church Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
   Beloved wife of the late Joseph Knopf; dear mother of Ruth (Ray) Hemker and Janet (Don) Hinkebein; dear grandmother of 6; great-grandmother of 9; our dear aunt, cousin and friend.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS  AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Saturday, November 29, 9:00 a.m. to St. Paul Catholic Church (Fenton) for 9:30 a.m. Mass. Interment Sunset Cemetery. Masses preferred. Visitation Friday, 3-8 p.m.




Louis, Gladys V.
Mon., November 24, 2014. Visitation Friday, Nov. 28, 4-8 p.m. and Service Saturday, 11 a.m. at KUTIS SO. County. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery.



Ludwig, Ethel M.
(nee Knebel), fortified with the
Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, on Thursday, November 20, 2014.
   Beloved wife of the late Charles Ludwig; loving mother of Van (Laura) Ludwig, Yvonne (William) Gifford and Chuck Ludwig; dear grandmother of Amanda (Ben) Crouch, Carolyn (Kenny) Allgeyer, Tom, Morgan and the late Daniel and Andrew; dear great-grandmother of Ben and Abe; our dearest aunt and friend.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS
AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, on Wed., Nov, 26 at 9:45 a.m. to Seven Holy Founders for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment National Cemetery. Memorials to Alzheimer's Assoc. Visitation Tuesday, 4-9 p.m.



Naumann, Virgil F.
Fortified with the  Sacraments of Holy  Mother Church Tue., Nov. 25, 2014.
  Beloved husband of Harriet J.  Naumann (nee Boedeker) for over 69 years; dearest father of David L.  (Pauline) Naumann; loving grandfather of David Naumann; dear brother of Kenneth (Rosemarie) Naumann and the late Alice Kerwin, Norvel and George Naumann; longtime friend of Dr. John and Cynthia Hess; our dear uncle, great uncle, cousin and friend. Virgil was a 1941 graduate of McBride High School. He served in the US Navy as a pilot. Avid golfer and sports fan.
Services:  Visitation at Mary, Mother of the Church, 5901 Kerth Road Fri., Nov. 28, 9am until time of funeral Mass at 9:45. Interment J.B.  National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Masses preferred.  KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY.



 Niewoehner, Michael C.
Born on November 25, 1958. Asleep in Jesus November 2014.
   Beloved father of Ashley and Chase Niewoehner; beloved son of Mary Jean Muckler, Albert Niewoehner and step-son of Judith Niewoehner; dear friend of Lauren Niewoehner (mother of Ashley and Chase); beloved  brother of Richard, Patricia, Daniel, Christopher and the late  Curtis and Mary Ann Niewoehner; dear grandson of the late Laura and Charles Muckler and Harry and  Florence  Niewoehner; dear nephew of Joyce Niewoehner and Joann  (Richard) McDonell; cousin of David, Christine and John (Laurie)  Niewoehner,  Michael (Naomi) McDonell, Katie (Andy) Withrow and Laura (Andrew) Demetruk.
  In lieu of flowers, donations, in  Michael's name, to the Licking  United Community Help Center, 209 Park St., Licking, MO 65542.  KUTIS AFFTON Service.




Otto, Daniel S.
Saturday, November 22, 2014.
Beloved husband of the late Nine Otto (nee  Hickey); loving father Christy (Rusty) Jaycox, Daniel (Beth) and Alex (Emily) Otto; grandfather of Danny and Emma; brother of Gus and Jim Otto and Betty Judd.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS
AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, November 26, 11:30 a.m. to Mary Queen of Peace  Catholic Church for 12 Noon Mass.  Interment J.B. National  Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday
4-8 p.m.




Palazzolo, Matthew S.
fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Friday, November 21, 2014.
  Beloved husband of Jacquelyn  Palazzolo (nee Mika); dear father of Carolyn Hebenstreit, Cynthia Metzler and Kathryn Palazzolo; dear grandfather of Jennifer (Rob) Albrecht,  Michael (Kate) Hebenstreit,  Jacquelyn (Mike) Nolan, Jessica  Hebenstreit, Lauren (Tony) Oster, Kristin Metzler, Nicole Metzler;  loving great-grandfather of 7; dear brother of Josephine (John) Arnold and the late Joey Palazzolo; our dear uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend.
Services: Visitation at St. Simon the Apostle Catholic Church (11011  Mueller Rd. 63123) Tuesday, November 25, 10 a.m. until celebration of Mass at 11 a.m. Interment  Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions appreciated to a charity of your choice.




Pappademos, William  "Billy" 
Friday, November 21, 2014.
Dear son of Aris (the late Christine)  Pappademos; beloved husband of Barbara Pappademos; dear father of Ambrosia, Tabitha, Anastasia, Aris, Athena, Devin, Destiny and step-daughter Leila; dear brother of Pete, Helen and Dimitra; dear grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend to many.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS  AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Saturday, November 29, 10:15 a.m. to St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church for 11:00 a.m. service. Interment St. Matthew Cemetery.  Trisagion service 7:00 pm.  Visitation Friday, 4-8 p.m.




 Pingel, Matthias A.
Baptized into the hope of Christ's resurrection, Sunday, November 23, 2014 at the age of 99.
   Beloved husband of the late Teresa F. Pingel (nee Averbeck); loving  father of Norma (Ron) Isbell, Judy Colombini and Robert (Lynda)  Pingel; dear brother of James Farrar and Betty (Don) Johnson; our dear grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, uncle, great- uncle and friend.
Services: Funeral from  KUTIS
AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois,  Friday, November 28, 9:45 a.m. to Seven Holy Founders Church for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment Calvary  Cemetery. In lieu of flowers,  memorials may be made to St.  Vincent dePaul  Society or a charity of your choice. Visitation Wednesday 5-9 p.m.





Pohl William J.
Friday, November 21, 2014. Beloved husband of Aurora Pohl (nee Varwig); dear uncle of William  Varwig III, Debra Eskew; Steve  Varwig and Mark Varwig; dear great-uncle and friend.
Services: Funeral at  KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, November 26, 11 a.m. Interment Sunset Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday 4-8 p.m.
 

 

Rice, John L.
fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
  Beloved husband of Joan Rice (nee Voelker); loving father of Michael Rice; dear brother of Mark (Dina) Rice, Mary Ann (Dennis) Gravagna, James (Nora) Rice, Patrick Rice  (Julie McGinnis), Most Reverend Edward M. Rice V.G., Vincent  (Bridget) Rice, Virginia (Robert)  Henson, Leo (Edie) Rice and Helen (Wayne) Boothe; dear son-in-law of Rosemarie Voelker; our dear  brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, nephew, cousin and friend.
Services: Visitation at Our Holy  Redeemer Catholic Church (17 Joy Ave., Webster Groves, MO 63119) Friday, November 28, 3-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic Church (3854 Flad Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110) on Saturday, November 29, 10 a.m. Interment private. Contributions to St. Margaret of Scotland Capital Campaign Fund, greatly appreciated by the family. Mr. Rice was a Police Officer for the City of St. Louis for 34 1/2 years and was currently a Deputy Sheriff for the City of St. Louis. Service of KUTIS FUNERAL HOME, 10151 Gravois.




Schroeer, Naomi "Ruth"
(nee Asberry) Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
  Beloved wife of the late Walter J. Schroeer; dear mother of Georgia (John) Hart, Randolf Schroeer, Terry (Doug) Fieseler and Shelly (Joe) Tiedemann; our dear grandmother of 11; great-grandmother of 10; great-great-grandmother of 8; sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend.
Services: Visitation at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd., Friday, November 28, 5 p.m. until funeral service at 8:00 p.m. There will also be services Saturday, November 29, in her home town of  Ellington, MO. Interment Santhuff Cemetery, Ellington, MO. Ruth was a member of Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Emmanual Missionary Baptist Church, 405 Hoffmeister, 63125 appreciated.



Stehlin, Robert Alan
on 11/24/14. Visitation at Kutis So. Co. 11/28/14, 4-8pm. Mass 11/29, 10:30am at St. Joseph's Church  Imperial. Burial Shepherd Hills.

 

Stone, Jerry Lee
Monday, November 24, 2014.
Beloved husband of  Darlene Stone (nee  Chilton); loving father of Jerry Lee (Diane Ernst) Stone and Talitha Weiss; cherished grandfather of  Joseph and Jonathon Stone and Brandon and Dalton Weiss; dear brother of  Sally Lemon. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, James and Frances Stone, his sister Susan Berrong and his niece Cindy Morrison.
Services: Funeral at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd (at Butler Hill), Monday, December 1, 12:00 Noon. Interment JB National Cemetery. Visitation Sunday, 4-9 p.m.


 
Strubbe, Anna M.
(nee Weber), 100 years young,
Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
 Wife of the late George M. Strubbe; dear mother of Annette (the late
Joseph) Abt, Carl (Mary) and Gary Strubbe; beloved grandmother of 9 and great-grandmother of 9; dear sister, aunt, great-aunt, cousin and dear friend to many.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY Chapel, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd., Saturday, Nov. 29, 10 a.m. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Ste. Genevieve Care Center, 1010 Ste. Genevieve Dr., (63670) appreciated. Visitation Friday, 5-8 p.m


Thiele, JoAnna Sue
(nee Lewis), Asleep in Jesus, Thurs., Nov. 20, 2014.
   Beloved wife of Robert J. Thiele for over 51 years; dearest mother of Robert (Ann) Thiele; loving grandmother of Ethan and Woojin Thiele; our dear sister-in-law, aunt, cousin and friend.
Services: Memorial Service at Kutis South County Chapel, 5255 Lemay Ferry Road, on Saturday, November 29 at 1:00 p.m.




Ulozas, Terry P.
Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church Monday,  November 24, 2014.
Beloved husband of Barbara  Ulozas (nee Riggs); our dear brother in law, uncle, cousin and friend.
Services: Mr. Ulozas in state at  KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151  Gravois, Wednesday, 4-8 p.m. Funeral Service Friday, November 28, 1:30 p.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Contributions to St. Louis Heart Association appreciated.




Westhoff, Helen M.
(nee Scherer) Saturday, November 15, 2014.
   Beloved wife of the late Wilmar Westhoff; loving mother of the late Carol and Paul Westhoff; dear cousin and friend.
Services: Visitation at KUTIS  AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois,  Tuesday, November 25, 10:30 a.m. until time of service at 11:30 a.m. Interment National cemetery. Memorials to Lutheran High School Association of St. Louis appreciated.