John Krausel(1953 - 2014)

John Krausel

John Henry Krausel, 61, born March 3, 1953, in University City, Mo.

After being hit by a truck followed by an "out of body" experience in l991, John has returned to the place of "heavenly peace," and fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on May 18, 2014, in Springfield, Mo.

John was the son of the late Henry and Betty, nee Shibe, Krausel of St. Louis, Mo.; the brother of Barbara (the late Martin) Wick of Highland, Ill., Victor (Pat) Krausel of Manchester, Mo., the late Carolyn (George) Weingaertner of Florissant, Mo., and Teresa Krausel of St. Louis County, Mo.; the nephew of John Shibe of Fredericksburg, Texas; and friend to Margie Burroughs of Springfield, Mo. He was a dear uncle, cousin and friend.

John was a former resident of Portland, Ore., and was a professional long-haul truck driver.

In lieu of flowers, donations for Masses at St. John Bosco or to a are preferred.

Funeral: A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at noon Saturday, May 31, 2014, at St. John Bosco Church, 12934 Marine Ave, Creve Coeur, Mo. 63146.


Funeral Home

Meridith Funeral Home
1223 Broadway Highland, IL 62249

Published in Belleville News-Democrat on May 25, 2014