Donations may go to St. Rose of Lima Church, Adopt-An-Angel Program, 504 South Third St, De Soto, MO 63020 or to St. Anthony's Hospice, 10010 Kennerly Rd, St. Louis, MO 63128
William "Otto" Midgett, age 86, of De Soto, entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 13, 2015 at his home. Otto was born on August 17, 1928 in Ishmael, MO to the late Authur and Anna (Nee Breakfield) Midgett. He was a Carman for Missouri Pacific Railroad, worked at National Lead Company and then retired from Columbian Chemicals. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing and gardening. He was a member of St. Rose of Lima Parish in De Soto.
Otto is survived by his loving family, wife of 67 years, Anna June (Nee Haeusler) Midgett of De Soto, son, Robert Wayne (wife, Mary) Midgett of Lake of the Ozarks, MO, daughters, Jo Ann (husband, Dennis - Deceased) Behr of Piedmont, MO and Billie (husband, Marc) Midgett-Gordon of Ellisville, MO, Grandchildren; Sherrie, Michael, Susan, Denise and Angella, Great-Grandchildren, Michael, Marybeth, Jarrod, Holli, Travis, Brandon, Robert, James and Patty, Great-Great-Grandchildren, Noah, Makaila, Jaxon, Hayden, Devon and Zane. He is also survived by a sister, Hazel Breakfield (Husband, Ernest - Deceased) of Berger, MO.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Mara Lindell, Samuel Midgett, Lonie Midgett, Raymond Gilliam, Kenneth Midgett and Ellis Midgett, Son-in-Law, Dennis Behr and Step-father, Webb Beers.
Services will be private.