Crites, Junior L
Date: Thursday, April 21, 2011
Time: 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel
Date: Friday, April 22, 2011
Faith Baptist Church, 11835 County Rd CC, Festus, MO
Peaceful Ridge Cemetery, DeSoto
American Cancer Society
4207 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108
Junior L. Crites, 68, of Festus entered into rest on April 19, 2011 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Born December 1, 1942 in Delta, Missouri; he was the son of the late Albert and Ruth (Roe) Crites. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Judy (Cline) Crites.
Mr. Crites was a machinist for Owens-Brockway. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and working with his hands and was a member of the Faith Baptist Church, Festus.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by a son, Matt (Melissa) Crites, Fenton, MO; a daughter, Lisa Crites, Festus, MO; and three grandchildren: Morgan, Marley and Xander; three brothers: Earl (Rosemary) Crites of Wentzville, MO, Joe (Joy) Crites of Fayette, MO and Richard (Gloria) Crites of Washington, MO; two sisters: Verna Mae (Paul) Ringwald of Jackson, MO and Shelby Jean (Wayne) Belcher of Greenville, Il. He is preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Roy Crites and a sister, Mary McCarty.
Funeral ceremony will be officiated by Pastor Matt Culberson.