Beth Gansner of Imperial passed away Wednesday at the age of 64. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Imperial; a member of Citizens Against Pornography; and retired from Concordia Publishing House in St. Louis.
She is survived by her husband George “Bud” Gansner; her daughter Heather Engelbach of Pevely; her grandson and light of her life Forrest Engelbach; sisters Anne Westmoreland of St. Louis, Jean Dantzler of St. Louis, and Mary Mick of Barnhart; brothers Lou LaForest of St. Louis, Tom LaForest of St. Louis, and Angelo LaForest of St. Louis.
A memorial gathering for Beth Gansner will be tomorrow morning from 10 until the service at noon at Vinyard Hillcrest Funeral Home in Pevely.
Memorials in her memory are preferred to the Leukemia/Lymphoma Society.