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Gerald J. Trautman

Gerald J. Trautman, 92 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO died Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at Parkwood Meadows Assisted Living in Sainte Genevieve, MO.

He was born June 27, 1928 in Ste. Genevieve, MO and was married to Norma (Devenyns) Trautman on July 9, 1949.

He is survived by Six Sons, Michael (Judy) Trautman of Hamilton, MT, Randall (Susan) Trautman of St. Louis, MO, Mark (Kathy) Trautman of Sainte Genevieve, MO, Kevin Trautman of Amory, MS, Jeff (Debbie) Trautman of Sainte Genevieve, MO, Tim (Shannon) Trautman of Amory, MS; Two Daughters, Marian (Larry) Hoeflinger of Saint Louis, MO, Susan (Kevin) Kerlick of Saint Louis, MO; Sister, Joan Mueller of Sainte Genevieve, MO; Brother, James Trautman of Bloomsdale, MO; Grandchildren – Dan Trautman, Krissy Sims, Matt, Chris, Nick and Joe Trautman, Devenyns and Luke Trautman, Adam, Brock, Brian, Kyle, Ross and Mary Claire Trautman, Alex, Jared and Jacob Trautman, Sarah, Chelsea, Garrett and Anna Trautman, Craig & Andrea Hoeflinger, Laura Skluzacek, Elizabeth & Ryan Kerlick, Gabrielle Szarek; Along with the 27 grandchildren there are 23 Great Grandchildren and 3 on the way

He was preceded in death  by Wife, Norma D. Trautman; Daughter-in-law, June Trautman; Father, Anton Trautman; Mother, Ida (Figge) Trautman.

Services will be private. There will be a memorial mass at a later date. Burial will be at Valle Spring Cemetery in Sainte Genevieve, MO with military services performed by VFW Post 2210

Memorials can be made to Valle Schools Foundation or Church of Ste. Genevieve

He was a member of VFW Post 2210. Gerald was instrumental in developing subdivisions and businesses in and around Ste. Genevieve including Lake Forest Estates, St. Jude Acres, Valle Spring Estates, Trautman Industrial Park, Ste. Gen. Manufacturing Inc., FFM Inc. in Amory, MS, and many others throughout his life.

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