Red Schoendienst with the St. Louis Cardinals shows his batting stance

(KMOX file photo)

Funeral Mass For Red Schoendienst Will Be Open To Public

The funeral mass will be open to the public, but there will not be a public visitation.

June 09, 2018 - 9:05 am
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ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The funeral mass for MLB Hall of Famer and former St. Louis Cardinals player and manager Red Schoendienst is set for 10 a.m. Friday at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis on Lindell Boulevard. 

The funeral mass will be open to the public, but there will not be a public visitation. The arrangements are being handled by Schrader Funeral Home and Crematory.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to BackStoppers, Catholic Charities of St. Louis, Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments-St. Louis, or Great Rivers Habitat Alliance.

Schoendienst died Wednesday at his home in Town and Country.  He was 95 years old.