Dr. Marvin C. Menne

Marvin C. Menne

Dr. Marvin C. Menne of Arcadia passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019 in Ballwin. He was 92.

He was born Oct. 25, 1926 in St. Louis, a son of the late Lawrence and Ellen Hill Menne.

On June 7, 1952, he was united in marriage to Patricia McGartland, who preceded him in death on Jan. 2, 2005.

To this union was born four children, Mary King and husband Kevin of Manchester, Michael Menne and wife Diane of High Ridge, Gerri Jeffery (husband Steve Jeffery), and Diane Menne.  Both Gerri and Diane preceded him in death.

Other survivors include eight grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, soon to be 11, two brothers, Larry and Greg Menne, both of St. Louis, and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Dr. Menne graduated from CBC High School, and graduated from St. Louis University with an undergraduate degree and his Medical degree in 1952.

During WWII he served his country in the United States Navy.

He was a member of Ste. Marie du Lac Catholic Church, Arcadia Valley Elks, Missouri Community Betterment Association and served as Chairman of the Iron County Health Board for over 50 years.

He began his Medical practice in Ironton in 1955 and treated residents and delivered many babies for over 45 years.

He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, physician and friend to many.

Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, April 6 at 10 a.m. from Ste. Marie du Lac Catholic Church. Visitation will begin on Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., with Rosary at 7 p.m. at Cole Family Funeral Home.

Interment will be in Arcadia Valley Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at www.colefamilyfuneralhomes.com.

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