Robert C.J. Kempf

July 2, 2021

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Kempf, Robert C.J. of St. Louis Missouri, was born to Howard and Bernice (Nee Schuetz) Kemp and entered into rest Friday, July 2, 2021, in Saint Louis, Missouri at the age of 83 years.

He is survived by, two (2) children, Sherri (Jerry Wheaton) Kempf Bell and Mark D. (Robert Dietz) Kempf, two (2) grandchildren, Aaron (LaVonda Burke) Doty and Eric (Lesley Roberts) Doty, ten (10) great grandchildren, Tyler (Kaila Francis), Amadeus (Samantha Petree), Emily (Nicholas Levering), Alex, Brianna (Zachary Davis), Alice, Brooke, Dakota, Connor, and Lillian, as well as many other close relatives and friends.

Robert was a member of the Masonic Order, Shriners, and Elks Club. As a Shriner, he was a Mounted Lacer and later became a clown. Bob also owned Kempf’s Bar on Hwy 21 for over twenty years as a well known and admired man who loved being social with everyone. He will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

If desired memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 4400 Clayton Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110.
Services will be at John L. Ziegenhein & Sons, 4830 Lemay Ferry Road (63129). Visitation, Tuesday, July 6, 2021, from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Service, Wednesday, July 7th at 11:00 am. Interment at New St. John UCC Cemetery.

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July 6, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, MO 63129

Funeral Service
July 7, 2021

11:00 AM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, MO 63129


Shriners Hospital for Children
4400 Clayton Ave., St. Louis MO 63110

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