Fortified with the sacraments of holy mother Church, Tuesday September 17, 2019.

Beloved husband for 56 years of Mary Ann Rau (nee Becker); loving father of David Rau, Denise (Joseph) Tapella and Diane Rau; dear grandfather of Kaylin, Jacob, Rachel, and Tyler Rau, Zachary and Austin Tapella; dear uncle, brother-in-law and friend.

Services: Visitation at St. John Paul II Catholic Church (formerly St. George; 4980 Heege Rd. 63123) Friday September 20, 9:00 AM until funeral mass at 10:00 AM. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorials to St. Jude Children’s Hospital appreciated. A service of KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL.