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August Winckel

August 1, 2020

August "Gus" Winckel was born in St, Louis on February 23, 1932. He died at his De Soto home on August 1, 2020 at the age of 88. He is survived by his sons: Jeff Winckel, De Soto; and Gary (Carolyn) Winckel, Dothan, AL, six grandchildren, five great-

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Charles L. Pica

August 6, 2020

Charles L. Pica, age 88, of De Soto, formerly of Chicago Heights, IL died on August 6, 2020 at Hillcrest Care Center. He was born on December 12, 1931 a son to Aqualino and Sandy (nee Ruggeri) Pica. Charles served in the United States Air Force dur

Nathan M. Myers

August 6, 2020

Nathan Maurice "Nate" Myers was born July 19, 1953 in LaPorte, IN. He was the son of the late George B. III and Dorothy (nee Meek) Myers. He died on August 6, 2020 at his De Soto home at the age of 67 years. He is survived by his wife, Irene (nee Gun

John L. Freeman

August 5, 2020

John Lee Freeman, 82, a long-time resident of DeSoto, Missouri passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Born in Iron Mountain, Missouri to the late Mr. Glen and Mrs. Irene (Gross) Freeman, John was a beloved brother to Vernon (G

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Sammy R. Oestereich

June 6, 2020

Sammy Russell Oestereich was born in Cheyenne, WY on March 18, 1947 a son to Russell and Mary Helen (McKinney) Oestereich.  He died at his De Soto home on June 6, 2020 at the age of 73.  He is survived by his father who lives in Sun City, KS; his w

Wanda L. Wiley

August 2, 2020

Wanda L. Wiley was born on December 5, 1932 in Middle Brook, MO.  She was the daughter of Ellis H. & Bessie G. (nee Thomlinson) Hatridge.  She died on August 2, 2020 at Mercy Hospital St. Louis at the age of 87. She is survived by her childr

Alice M. Wilson Dufrenne

July 29, 2020

Alice Marie Dufrenne was born on June 11, 1943 a daughter to Cleophus "Jack" and Wanda M. (nee Stewart) Wilson. She died at Mercy Hospital-South on July 29, 2020 at the age of 77. She is survived by her children: Nancy Roberts, De Soto, Michelle "She

Ralph O. Higdon, Jr.

July 30, 2020

Ralph Odell Higdon, Jr. was born May 2, 1975 in Crystal City, MO. He was the son of Ralph Odell Sr. and Penelope "Penny" Sue (nee Lewis) Higdon, Dittmer, MO. He died on July 30, 2020 at St. Joseph Hospital West in St. Charles, MO at the age of 45 yea

Robert W. Powers

July 29, 2020

Robert William Powers was born December 14, 1925 in De Soto, MO. He was the son of Daniel Leo and Lillie Frances (nee Williams) Powers. He died on July 29, 2020 at Hillcrest Care Center in De Soto, MO at the age of 94 years. He is survived by his two

Norman L. Henry

July 25, 2020

Norman Lee Henry was born in De Soto on July 31, 1940 a son to Wintha and Verna (nee Valle) Henry.  He died at Missouri Baptist Medical Center on July 25, 2020 at the age of 79.  He is survived by his wife of nearly sixty years Jean (nee Wideman) H

Richard C. Huskey

July 19, 2020

  Richard C. Huskey was born on October 27, 1940 in St. Louis, MO.  He was the son of Morie & Margaret (nee Clark) Huskey.  He died on July 19, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital in Fenton, MO at the age of 79. He is survived by his wife Dor

Noma J. Gerber

July 17, 2020

Noma Jean Gerber was born on June 16, 1939 in De Soto. She died at her De Soto home on July 17, 2020 at the age of 81. She is survived by her husband Bobby Gerber. Bobby and Noma were married on November 17, 1962 in De Soto. She is also survived by h

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Timothy J. Dierks, Sr.

July 16, 2020

Timothy James Dierks, Sr. was born November 15, 1957 in Festus, MO. He was the son of Raymond and Loretta Elizabeth (nee Valle) Dierks. He died on July 16, 2020 at Evelyn's Hospice House in St. Louis, MO at the age of 62 years. He is survived by his

Jason Paul Gill

July 9, 2020

Born Jason Paul Lewis on November 5, 1980 in New London, CT he was adopted by Lewis A. Gill as a young man and Jason took the Gill name after his mother Fay Crystal Lewis died.  Jason is also preceded in death by his grandfather Harry M. Lewis, Sr.,

Virginia H. Berry

July 8, 2020

Virginia H. Berry was born on February 14, 1934 in Hinsdale, IL. She was the daughter of William A. and Pearl (nee Baer) Hadfield. She died on July 8, 2020 at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Crystal City, MO. She is survived by her dear husband, David T