Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home-Hermann - Hermann
1221 Washington Street
Hermann, MO 65041

Ralph C. "Mike" Michael

Obituary Condolences

Michael, Ralph C. Mike fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church Saturday, August 3, 2013. Beloved husband of Dolores Michael (nee Schellhase); dear father of Deborah Beyerbach, Barbara Michael, Geraldine Little, Patricia Bommorito (Nick), Christine Brueggeman (Don); dearest grandfather, great-grandfather, special uncle to Thomas Quirk and Abigail Whorton; uncle, cousin and friend to many. Preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Bernadine Michael (nee Ryan) who he married on May 7, 1949; died on September 13, 1971. Also preceded by one sister Arline Dillon and one son-in-law, Howard Little, He enjoyed woodworking, reading and hunting. He was a pressman for 10 years at the St. Louis Globe Democrat and 32 years at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch until he retired. Veteran of the Navy 1946 to 1948. Services: Funeral Tuesday, August 6, 10:00 a.m., St. George Catholic Church, Hermann, MO. Visitation Monday, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at The Toedtmann & Gross Funeral Home, 1221 Washington St., Hermann, MO. Interment St. George Cemetery.


Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Aug. 5, 2013
Read More