December 10, 1925 – December 16, 2021. He is reunited with his spouse of 67 years Jean Schadlbauer Westrich. He will be deeply missed by his loving family. He was the devoted father of Mary Westrich, Joan (Gene) Menges, Susan (Greg) Shipman, Gail (Jim) Cleary and Rob (Betsie) Westrich, Jr.; grandfather of Carson (Courtney) Menges, Sarah (Glenn) Tucker, Grant Menges, Patrick (Megan) Cleary, Dan Cleary, Jimmy and Jeff Shipman and Meredith and Jay Westrich; great-grandfather of Kate, Charlotte and Meredith Menges, Robert Tucker, and Brooklyn and Logan Cleary. He loved his in-laws, the late Gene and Joan Slay and their family.
SERVICES: A memorial visitation at St. Stephen Protomartyr on Saturday April 2, 2022 9:30 a.m. until memorial mass at 11:00 a.m. He will receive a military honors presentation immediately following the mass. We would warmly welcome memorial contributions in his name to Gene Slay’s Girls and Boys Club of St. Louis (2524 South 11th Street St. Louis, MO 63101), St. Stephen Protomartyr Church (3949 Wilmington Ave. St. Louis, MO 63116) or St. Mary’s High School (4701 South Grand Street St. Louis, MO 63111). A service of KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL.