(1952-2018) A Celebration of Life is to be held at Christ Memorial Lutheran Church, 5252 S. Lindbergh Blvd. St. Louis, 63126, Sunday, Novemeber 18th, at 1:00 PM.

Preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Leana Gerke;  loving brother of John, Linda, and Richard; dearest uncle of Melissa, Laurence, Natasha, Michael, Rachelle, and Weston; cousin of Barbara, John, Jerry and David; faithful companion of his beloved dogs, Zeke and Bella “the Boxers.”

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to: Christ Memorial Lutheran Church, 5252 S. Lindbergh Boulevard, St. Louis, MO. 63126 or Sunset Hills James Gerke Dog Park Bench – Memorial Fund 3915 S. Lindbergh Blvd.,St. Louis, 63127