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Betty Jean Schmelzle

By Editor | June 22, 2022

Betty Jean Schmelzle, 79 years old, of Zell, MO, died Friday, June 17, 2022 at Riverview At The Park in Sainte Genevieve, MO. She was born March 14, 1943 in Zell, MO. She is survived  by Brother, James “Goose” (Rosie) Schmelzle of Zell, MO; Sister, Mary Ann Logue of Cape Coral, FL; Sister-in-law, Gloria Schmelzle…

Kathleen “Dit”  Burgert

By Editor | June 22, 2022

Kathleen “Dit”  Burgert, 96 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Thursday, June 16, 2022 at Ste. Gen. Co. Memorial Hospital in Sainte Genevieve, MO. She was born January 1, 1926 in Ste. Genevieve, MO. She is survived by Nieces and Nephews, Jim (Janet) Burgert, Debbie (Leon) Webery, Mary (Tony) Grass, Larry (Lori) Burgert, Diane…

Kathleen “Dit” Burgert obituary

By Editor | June 21, 2022

Kathleen “Dit”  Burgert Kathleen “Dit”  Burgert, 96 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Thursday, June 16, 2022 at Ste. Gen. Co. Memorial Hospital in Sainte Genevieve, MO. She was born January 1, 1926 in Ste. Genevieve, MO. She is survived by Nieces and Nephews, Jim (Janet) Burgert, Debbie (Leon) Webery, Mary (Tony) Grass, Larry…

Vernon L.Karl

By Editor | June 15, 2022

Vernon L. Karl, 87 years old of Weingarten, MO, died Friday, June 10, 2022 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center in Ste. Genevieve, MO. He was born February 16, 1935 in Weingarten, MO and was married to Dolores (Kreitler) Karl on May 14, 1960. He is survived by Wife, Dolores A. Karl of Weingarten, MO; Daughter,…

Florence Marie McCool

By Editor | June 15, 2022

Florence McCool (86) of Warson Woods, Missouri, died peacefully on May 2, 2022 in the presence of her loving family.  She was the devoted wife of 60 years to the late James McCool.  Proud mother of six children whom she loved unconditionally: Kathy (Jack) Garvey, Dave (Mickie) McCool, Bob (Lori) McCool, Dan (Mary Jo, deceased)…

Anthony “Sonny” Louis Winston

By Editor | June 1, 2022

Anthony “Sonny” Louis Winston, age 89, of Festus, Missouri, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2022 at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Festus.  He was born November 6, 1932 in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, the son of the late Anna (nee Basler) and Joseph Winston. He is preceded in death by his wife Anna (nee Maron) Winston; brothers…

Henry Anthony “Butch” Dempke

By Editor | June 1, 2022

Henry Anthony Dempke (Butch, Tony) passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Mercy Hospital in Festus.  He was surrounded by family and friends. Henry was born March 15, 1948 to Henry Fredrick Dempke and Ruth Kreitler Dempke in Kaskaskia, Illinois.  He is predeceased by his parents, Henry and Ruth; as well as three brothers,…

Judy Sexauer

By Editor | May 25, 2022

A celebration of life will be held June 12 for 78-year-old Judy Sexauer who died Monday, May 16, 2022 at her home in Ste. Genevieve.    She was born on June 24, 1943 in Red Bud, Illinois to the late Paul & Viola Hart Gibbar. She was married to David Sexauer on June 12, 1965,…

Royce E. McDonald

By Editor | May 19, 2022

Royce E. McDonald, 77 years old, of Bloomsdale, MO, died Friday, May 13, 2022 in Festus, MO. He was born May 16, 1944 in Quanah, TX and was married to Carol (Johnson) McDonald on April 24, 1975. He was survived by Wife, Carol McDonald of Bloomsdale, MO; Daughter, Shawna (Michael) Womack of Festus, MO; Three…

Vernon Huck

By Editor | May 11, 2022

Vernon Huck, 77, of Jackson, Missouri, unexpectedly passed away Thursday, May 5, 2022, in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 19, 1944, in Ste. Genevieve to Julius J. and Evelyn Zerwig Huck.  He had four siblings, Arlene, Wayne, Arneda, and Delbert.  Vernon and Karla Basler were united in marriage December 27, 1965, in Ste. Genevieve. …