Kathleen R. Pirtle, 71, of Arnold, died at her home on April 30, 2021. Ms. Pirtle was a Certified Nursing Assistant in the home care field for 25 years. She was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, especially Yadier Molina, and she was excellent at board games like Scrabble. Born on March 31, 1950 in St. Louis, she was the daughter of the late Albert and June (Fritsch) Deschu.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years: Donald J. Pirtle; three children: Scott R. Pirtle, Danielle R. (Isaac) Mosley, and Jeffrey D. Pirtle; two grandchildren: Kyle and Kendall; a brother: Richard (Jane) Deschu; and numerous family members and friends.
Monuments can be addressed to the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration.
The tour is on Thursday, May 6th, 4pm to 8pm at the Hoffmeister Funeral Home, 1515 Lemay Ferry Road, in southern St. Louis County. The funeral will take place on Friday, May 7th, at 9:45 a.m. in the funeral home. The burial takes place in the National Cemetery in the Jefferson Barracks. The arrangements are made under the direction of Hoffmeister Funeral Home.