Reck, Egon, of Saint Louis, Missouri, was born August 12, 1935, in Hamburg, Germany to Ferdinand and Friederike (nee Strottner) Reck and entered into rest Friday, April 24, 2020 in Saint Louis, Missouri at the age of 84 years, 8 months and 12 days.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his loving wife, Daisy (nee Levy) Reck.
He is survived by, five (5) children, Merci (Timothy) Shanahan, Fred (Tracy) Reck, Tony (Lori) Reck, Klaus (Alice) Reck and Emil Reck, five (5) grandchildren, Elizabeth, Michael, Jonathen, Renee and Jacob, four (4) great grandchildren, Paul, Samantha, Felix and Xander, and many other relatives and friends.
Egon will be remembered for his passion of cars, especially NASCAR. He enjoyed travel and his collection of pictures and slides are a testament of that. Egon was not a complainer and lived life without worry. He was a great listener but knew exactly when it was time for a wise crack. Egon was a gentle giant. He will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Services will be Private. Memorial donations can be made to the Veteran Administration Medical Center/ Fisher House, PO Box 998, Fenton, MO 63026.
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