Gratz, Benjamin Ben
Date: April 24, 2007, Tuesday
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel
Date: April 25, 2007, Wednesday
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church
Sunset Memorial Park, Affton, Missouri
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Benjamin 'Ben' Gratz, 81, of DeSoto passed away April 20, 2007, in St. Louis. Mr. Gratz was an engineer for Sverdrup. He was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in DeSoto and a fourth-degree member of the Knights of Columbus. Born November 10, 1925, in Lowell, Michigan, he was the son of the late Josephine (Smolinski) and Benjamin Gratz, Sr.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy M. (Sinnwell) Gratz of DeSoto; and one brother: John Gratz of Lowell, Michigan.
Visitation Tuesday, April 24, 2007 from 5:00p.m. to 8:00p.m.at Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel. Funeral service held Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 10:00a.m. officiated by Father Ron Hopmeir. Burial was in Sunset Memorial Park, Affton, Missouri.