Hoedel, Joseph F. fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Thursday, May 16, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Isabel M. Hoedel (nee Mack); dear father of Jill (Dave) Hunter, Judy Hoedel Workman, Janice (Mike) Gessel and Joy Elder; dear grandfather of Ryan Gessel, Nick Hunter, Brad Gessel and Blake Elder. Services: Funeral from KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Monday, May 20, 9:30 am to Immaculate Heart of Mary for 10 am Mass. Interment J.B. National Cemetery. Mr. Hoedel served on the St. Louis City Fire Department for 30 years and was Battalion Chief. He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Men's Club and award winner of the Senior Olympics. In lieu of flow ers, contributions to the Backstoppers appreciated. Visitation Sunday 2-8 pm.