Obituary and Service Information for Bernard W "Tub" DeRousse

DeRousse, Bernard W "Tub"

Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Visitation Location:
Mahn DeSoto Chapel

Date: Thursday, November 19, 2015
Time: 10:00am

Service Location:
Mahn DeSoto Chapel

Sacred Heart Cemetery, Crystal City, MO

DeSoto Food Pantry, PO Box 522, DeSoto, MO 63020 or St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 3rd and Miller, DeSoto, MO 63020

Bernard W. "Tub" DeRousse, 75, of DeSoto entered into eternal rest on Monday, November 16, 2015 at his home. Bernard was a heavy equipment operator for the St. Louis Shipyards. He was a member of the Masonic Hall of DeSoto. He worked on lawn mowers and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Born in Festus, Missouri on May 17, 1940 to the late Bernie A. and Stella (nee Baughman) DeRousse.

Surviving family members are his sons: Bradley (wife, Stephaine) DeRousse and Greg (wife, Laura) DeRousse all of DeSoto; a daughter, Tina DeRousse of St. Louis; eight grandchildren; a brother, Bill (wife Betty) DeRousse of Festus; a sister, Opal White of Granite City, IL and a sister-in-law, Lena DeRousse of Festus, MO.

He was also preceded in death by a son, Brian DeRousse, three brothers, Bob, Jack, and Jim DeRousse; two sisters, Bernadine DeRousse and Harriett Gamblin and a brother-in-law, Norvel White.

Fr. Alexander Anderson will be officiating the funeral service.


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