Van Hoogstraat, John A. Monday, September 28, 2009. Beloved husband of Carol Van Hoogstraat. Dear father of Brett (Shelly) Van Hoogstraat and Tangee Nappier; grandfather of Nathan, Gabrielle and Skylar; brother of Jim Van Hoogstraat, Jane Niehus, Cindy Minks, Kathleen Eaton and the late Mary Rorapaugh; step-son of Alice Fuller. Dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to many. John was the president/owner of Royal Gate Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Inc. for 26 years and in the automotive business for 40 years and entrepreneur of other successful business ventures. Services: Memorial service at (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF LOCATION) the Living Word United Methodist Church, 17315 Manchester Rd., Wildwood, Friday, 10:00 a.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Living Word United Methodist Church, 17315 Manchester Rd., Wildwood, MO 63038. Memorial visitation at SCHRADER Funeral Home and Crematory, 14960 Manchester Road at Holloway, Ballwin, Thursday, 4-8 p.m.
Published by St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Sep. 30, 2009.