Passed peacefully at home on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of 64 years to Doris (nee Ruebel); dear father of Laura (Peter) Gonzalez and the late Debra  Sontag; dear grandfather of Anne (Josh) Givens; dear brother of Walter (Beverly), Charles (Marilyn), Roberts (Rhonda) and the late Albert and John Perkins; dear brother-in-law of Brad (Theresa) and Dan (Vicki) Ruebel; our dearest uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend.

Services: Visitation at KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, on Wednesday, January 9 from 12 noon until time of service at 1:30 p.m. Interment Park Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers,  memorial contributions may be made to Gethsemane Lutheran Church (Lemay) appreciated.