Stephen Frank Hammer of Festus died Friday at the age of 68. He was a rural mail carrier out of the Arnold post Office, a Eagle Scout, members of Knights of Columbus, NRA, as well as Sacred Heart Catholic Church and a volunteer firefighter for the Jefferson R-7 Fire District.
He is survived by his sisters Judith Turner of Texas, Jayne Misra of Iowa, many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and dear friends.
The funeral service for Stephen Hammer will be Saturday morning at 11 at the Mahn Funeral Home in Festus. Burial will be at the Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Crystal City.
Visitation will be Saturday morning from 9 until the time of service at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to the Festus-Crystal City Elks Lodge Scholarship Fund.