Mr. Stauder had worked as a carpenter and builder for more than 60 years. He was joint owner with his brother Robert of Stauder Carpenter & Building Contractors, Belleville, IL, and a more than 50-year member of Carpenters Local 433-662. He was a longtime member of St. Peter’s Cathedral Parish, Belleville, IL. Les was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran.
He was preceded in death by his former wife, Patricia Stauder; a granddaughter, Krystle Flaherty; a great-grandson, Kayden Blair; his parents, Alonzo and Ida, nee Duerr, Stauder; and a sister, Kathryn Stauder.
Surviving are his daughter, Suzanne M. (Kevin) Powers;
his son, Eric J. Stauder;
three grandchildren, Rachel (Brian) Moss and Emily and Katy Schramke;
a step-granddaughter, Kindra Powers;
four great-grandchildren, Jessica, Jordan, Jacob, and Lilah;
two brothers, Leo J. (Betty) Stauder of Belleville, IL,
and Robert C. (Marcella) Stauder of Swansea, IL;
and nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Cathedral Grade School. Condolences may be expressed online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, October 19, 2015, at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 19, 2015, at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, Belleville, IL, with Msgr. James Buerster officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery, Belleville, IL.
Eric: Sorry for the loss of your dad. Keep the faith!
Lisa and Chris Rolen, Red Bud, IL, 62278