Obituary and Service Information for Jim "Boozer" LaFloure

LaFloure, Jim "Boozer"

Date: Memorial Gathering: Friday, March 27, 2015
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Visitation Location:
Mahn De Soto Chapel, 900 N. Main, De Soto Missouri 63020

Date: Memorial Service: Saturday, March 28, 2015
Time: 10 a.m.

Service Location:
Mahn De Soto Chapel, 900 N. Main, De Soto Missouri 63020


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the DeSoto Food Pantry, 705 E Stone St, De Soto, MO 63020; Bob Costas Cancer Center at SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center 1465 S. Grand Blvd, St.Louis, MO 63104; or James LaFloure BZR Family Fund by Michelle Spencer online at :

After a long struggle with cancer, Jim "Boozer" LaFloure passed away March 20, 2015 at his residence in De Soto, Missouri, surrounded by his loving family. He was the son of the late Wiley C. LaFloure. Jim worked at Haake Manufacturing in De Soto for 25 years. He enjoyed fishing, was a Hot Rod enthusiast, and liked anything with a big motor. He never met a stranger, never lost his sense of wonder and was filled with lots of laughter.

Jim survived by his mother Mary Lou (Renfro) LaFloure of Crystal City, MO; son: Jimmy LaFloure of De Soto, MO; stepsons: Jeffrey Coleman of De Soto, MO, Zachrey Maupin of De Soto, MO; stepdaughter: Jessica (Coleman) and husband Gary Hite of De Soto, MO, grandson, Gavin; brother: Tom LaFloure of St. Louis, MO; sister: Michelle Spencer of Arnold, MO; adopted family: Jimmy, Marce, Riley, and Bailey Courtois; and several friends.

Memorial service will be officiated by Reverend Dr. Michael Rose.


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