SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL
4830 Lemay Ferry Road
St. Louis, MO 63129
Phone: 314-894-8444
SOUTH CITY CHAPEL
7027 Gravois Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63116
Phone: 314-352-2600

Meet Our Staff


Full Time Staff

Left to right - John Justice, Bryan Benson, Roger Richie (Owner & President), Suzanne Hayes (Vice-President), Dan Heaman and Allan Cordes.


Part Time Staff

First Row (left to right) Retirees: Frank Heckler, Don Binz, Joe Gioia, Brian Akerson (former owner), and Steve Monaco
Second Row (left to right) Amanda Benson, Nancy Roach, Tony Palazzolo, Betty Lloyd, Barb Henerfauth, and Christina Curtis
Third Row (left to right) Ed Kurmann, Wayne Forbes, Al Book, Elle Heiligenstein, and James Cook
Fourth Row (left to right) Frank Jorns, Jimmy Chase, Ashley Bailey, Matt Reitinger, and Frances Macek

Two Beautiful Chapels in St. Louis, to serve you...

SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL
jlzsc@att.net
4830 Lemay Ferry Road
St. Louis, MO 63129
Phone: 314-894-8444
SOUTH CITY CHAPEL
johnlz@sbcglobal.net
7027 Gravois Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63116
Phone: 314-352-2600

Our full-time staff of licensed professionals:

  • Roger Richie, President/Owner
  • Suzanne Hayes, Vice-President
  • Allan Cordes
  • Dan Heaman, South County Manager
  • Bryan Benson
  • Dwight Carden

Assisting licensed funeral directors:

  • Brian Akerson, Consultant
  • Don Binz, Retired
  • Frank Heckler
  • Barb 'B.J' Henerfauth
  • Edward Kurmann
  • Gene Guzman
  • Steve Monaco
  • Mark Radetic
  • Christina Curtis

We are members of the following organizations:

  • National Funeral Directors Association
  • Missouri Funeral Directors & Embalmers Association
  • Illinois Funeral Directors Association (Roger Richie)
  • International Order of the Golden Rule
  • Affton Chamber of Commerce (Roger Richie, Frank Heckler)
  • Lemay Chamber of Commerce (Roger Richie, Frank Heckler)
  • South County Chamber of Commerce (Roger Richie)
  • Gravois Business Association
  • Kiwanis of Gravois (Allan Cordes-Past President)
  • Kiwanis of South County (Edward Kurmann-Past President)
  • Mehlville Optimist Club (Roger Richie)
  • Southside Lions (Don Binz)

Obituaries