May be made payable to Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital or St. Vincent dePaul Society @ ICD Dardenne Prairie in care of Pitman Funeral Home, PO BOX 248 Wentzville Missouri 63385.
Lester George Echelmeyer 90, fortified with the sacraments of the Holy Mother Church, on Tuesday, February 20, 2018.
Beloved husband of Julia Echelmeyer (nee Boland) of 65 years; loving father of Donald Echelmeyer and Mary (Steve) Schierbecker; dear son of the late William and Margaret (Gartland) Echelmeyer; dear brother of Alvina Echelmeyer and Edwin Echelmeyer and the late Bernice Bounk, William Echelmeyer and Loretta Echelmeyer. Wonderful uncle, brother-in-law, and friend to many.
Les served in the US Army during WWII, and he was a 37 year employee of Missouri Pacific Railroad and enjoyed 33 years of retirement. He enjoyed golfing, traveling, bowling, and was a lifelong Cardinal fan. Les donated his body to the St. Louis University Medical Center.