Paul Vincent Jokerst of Ste. Genevieve died Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. He was 88 years old.
He was born January 6, 1932 in Ste. Genevieve.
He is survived by 10 nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Rose G. Jokerst, his father, Meinrad X. Jokerst, and by brother Charlie Jokerst and sister Charlotte M. Valleroy.
Visitation was at Basler Funeral Home in Ste. Genevieve.
Service was at Church of Ste. Genevieve on Monday, October 5, 2020 at 10 a.m.
Burial was at Valle Spring Cemetery in Ste. Genevieve, with full military graveside services provided by VFW Post 2210.
Memorials can be made to Ste. Genevieve Nutrition Center
He was a member of Am. Legion Post 150 and was a retired truck driver for Mississippi Lime Company. Paul will always be remembered as being a kind and easy going and generous man. He helped out at the Church of Ste. Genevieve, Valle Football Field and delivered meals on wheels at the Ste. Gen. Nutrition Center. Paul loved the Valle Warriors football team and was a proud supporter; the team’s success brought him much joy. He enjoyed playing cards and being with friends.
Online condolences can be left at www.baslerfuneralhome.com.