Valhalla-Gaerdner-Holten Funeral Home and Valhalla Gardens

3412 Frank Scott Pkwy West, Belleville, IL


Wayne A. Pfeffer

20 March, 195316 March, 2020

Wayne Pfeffer, 66, of Smithton, passed away on Monday, March 16, 2020 at his residence with his family by his side.

Wayne was born on March 20, 1953 in Centreville, IL to the late Joseph and Hilda (Brellinger) Pfeffer.

He enjoyed spending time with family and friends at Lake of the Ozarks.

Surviving are his wife, Pamela; son, Bradly (Angela) Pfeffer: daughters, Stacy (Patrick) Richmond and Shelly Pfeffer; grandchildren, Jenna Pfeffer, Emily Pfeffer, Regan Richmond, Lauren Richmond, Jace Pfeffer; brothers, Raymond (Pam) Pfeffer, Glenn (Melody) Pfeffer; sister in law, Betty Pfeffer; brother in law, Lawrence Patterson; a host of family and friends who will miss him dearly. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Donald Pfeffer and sister, Carolyn Patterson.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Wayne’s honor may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, or to support ocular melanoma research, Washington University School of Medicine.

All donations should be sent directly to Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Parkway W, Belleville, IL, 62223 where they will be organized and mailed to the donors requested organization.


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Wayne A. Pfeffer

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Gary and Jean Beggs

20 March 2020

Pam and family:

You have our deepest sympathy. Take care of each other.

Love Always

Willis and Doris Steiger

20 March 2020

To the Pfeffer family we express our sympathy. Have known the family for years

Dave and Sandy Boeving

20 March 2020

So sorry for your loss! We shared many fun times with Wayne in our younger years. May he rest in peace!

Kay Sabo

19 March 2020

I will always remember the fun we all had camping & boating. Those were the best of times with family & friends. R.I.P. Wayne

Joe English

19 March 2020

Stacy and family - so sorry for the recent passing of your father. I remember your dad letting us use your wagon for our hayrides. Joan and I are sending prayers for all of you at this trying time.

Linda Blair

19 March 2020

Shelly I'm so sorry to hear this,
Sending prayers and sympathy
For you and your family 🙏🏻

Wayne/Dorothy Kollmeyer

18 March 2020

We offer our deepest condolences!
Grant unto him eternal rest and peace. May your healing light shine upon his family and loved ones!

Debbie and David Scharf

18 March 2020

Please accept our Sympathy and prayers to the Pfeffer families. Thinking of you, Pam🙏


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