Date: Memorial Gathering: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028
Date: Memorial Service: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 1 p.m.
Mahn Twin City Chapel
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St Anthony's Hospice House, 10010 Kennerly Rd, 1st Floor, St Louis, Missouri 63128
John M. French, 65 of DeSoto entered into rest April 27, 2014 at St Anthony's deGreeff Hospice House, St Louis. He had worked as a braize operator for Paulo Products, St Louis; he was a member of Boilmakers Local 27; he enjoyed riding motorcycles, working on cars and spending time with family. Born February 21, 1949, in St Louis, MO, to the late William and Geraldine (Bridgette) French.
Survived by his family which includes his loving wife, Bert French; son, John (Janet) French of Stover, MO and Scott (Natasha) French of Olympian Village, MO; brothers: Junior (Virginia) French of Cahokia, IL and George (Helen) French of Imperial, MO; sisters: Karen (Joe) Shepherd of Silva, MO, Kathy French of St Clair, MO and Barb Land of Cuba, MO; and grandchildren: Jordan, Joshua, Ashley, Dillon, Dekota and Natalya French. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother, Robert French.
Reverend Jim Owens will officiate service.