Oswald Valentine Gegg

Oswald Valentine Gegg, aged 88 years, passed away at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital on Saturday, March 20.

He was born February 14, 1933 at River Aux Vases.  He was married to Martha Mary Klein on November 8, 1958.

He is survived by his wife, his son Charles (Kim) of French Village and daughter Tamara Gegg La Plume (Rich) from St. Louis.

He was preceded in death by sons Mark and Jeff, his father Joseph and mother Elizabeth, brothers Oliver, Martin, Welton and Francis, and his father-in-law Edward Klein and mother-in-law Mary Klein.

He was employed at Mississippi Lime Company for 48 years. He was a member of American Legion Post 150. He was also a member of Saints Philip & James Parish.

He enjoyed turkey & deer hunting, gardening and watching football.

He was a loving husband, father and friend to all.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association or to Saints Philip & James Parish.

Private services provided at Wood Family Funeral Home.