Dwayne A. Lause of Ste. Genevieve died on Friday, May 17, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Festus. He was 61 years old.
He was born August 3, 1957 in St. Louis.
He is survived by three brothers, Gilbert Lause and his wife Sue of Nashville, Illinois, Rev. Richard Lause of Dittmer, Rodney Lause and his wife Cecilia of St. Louis; one sister, Lee Lonie Basler and her husband Donald of Camdenton, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Alfred Lause; and his mother, Rita M. (Greminger) Lause.
He graduated Valle High School and then attended University of Missouri-Rolla. He later worked at Mississippi Lime Company for more than 40 years.
He was a member of Sons of the American Legion, the Knights of Columbus Council 1037, and the Ste. Genevieve Jaycees.
Funeral services will be held at a later date. Basler Funeral Home of Ste. Genevieve is handling the arrangements.