ORAN, Mo. -- A.J. Pobst, 91, died July 1, 2017, on the family farm.
Born on Feb. 27, 1926, in Cape Girardeau, to the late Tony and Lorena Alma Heisserer Pobst, he was a retired self-employed farmer. A member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran, he was a staff sergeant for the United States Army from October 1950 to 1955.
On Sept. 9, 1950, he married Orilla Amanda Scheeter, and she preceded him in death on March 27, 2012.
Survivors include: two sons, Rick (Vera) Pobst and Scott Pobst (Denise East) of Chaffee; a daughter, Linda (Mark) Rhodes of Murphysboro, Ill.; a brother, Glen Pobst of Oran; and four grandchildren.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. Wednesday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran. Parish rosary will be at 7 p.m.
A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Guardian Angel Catholic Church with the Rev. Randy Tochtrop as celebrant.
Burial will be at Guardian Angel Catholic Cemetery in Oran.
Online condolences may be shared at www.amick-burnettfuneralchapels.com.