Elmer H. Matthes

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Matthes, Elmer H. fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at age 93. Beloved husband for 60 years of the late Martha M. Matthes (nee Ryterski); beloved father of Sandy Matthes and the late David Matthes; loving grandfather of Alexander Matthes; dear father-in-law of Christine Inabinet; loving brother of the late Paul Matthes; dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to many. Member of IHM Men's Club. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Prostate Cancer Foundation, IHM Endowment Fund or Masses are appreciated. Services: Visitation Friday (9/7) from 4 to 8 pm at JOHN L. ZIEGENHEIN & SONS Funeral Homes, 7027 Gravois (63116). Funeral Sat., 9:30 prayers at the funeral home to Immaculate Heart of Mary Church for Mass at 10:00 am. Burial at Resurrection Cemetery.


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St. Louis, MO 63116
(314) 352-2600
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Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Sept. 6, 2018
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