Pierce, Frank A. of Hazelwood, Missouri, died on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at the age of 82. Loving husband of 61 years to Martha A. Pierce (nee: Hawkins); dear son of the late Adrian and Mary Pierce; devoted father of Deborah A. (William) White, Dennis F. (Patty) Pierce, Derrick S. (Dianne) Pierce, and Douglas M. (Linda) Pierce; cherished grandfather of 11 and greatgrandfather of 19; and dear brother of Harry Pierce, William Pierce, Daniel Pierce, Thomas Pierce, Kathleen Mueller, and Gerry Cardinale. He is preceded in death by his sisters Adrianne Sczepanski and Patricia Harper. Frank proudly served in the United States Marine Corps
and was a Police Officer
with the St. Louis Police Department for over 30 years. He was deeply loved and will be missed by all who knew him. Services: The family is being served by The BAUE Funeral and Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay Street, St. Charles, MO where a visitation will be held on Sunday, December 15, 2013 from 4:008:00PM. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, December 16, 2013 at St. Martin De Porres, 615 Dunn Road, Hazelwood, MO. Interment St. Charles Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Backstoppers.