Theodore George Rousset, Jr. of St. James, MO formerly of Union, MO departed this life on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Missouri Veterans Home in St. James, MO. He had reached the age of 84 years, three months, and 16 days.
He was born in Owensville on November 12, 1934 a son of Theodore and Pearl (Crites) Rousset, Sr.
He was united in marriage to Bertha E. Jett in 1969 at Union, MO.
He served his country in the United States Army from 1957 to 1959. He worked at Monsanto in St. Louis. He was an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and enjoyed fishing and playing bingo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Theodore and Pearl Rousset; his wife, Bertha Rousset; two sons-in-law, Dennis Stephens and Mike Mesey; and several brothers and sisters.
He is survived by one son; Mike Barklage of Gasconade, MO; three daughters, Cookie Ann Stephens of Dutzow, Betty Matthews and husband Dale of Union, and Ruth Mesey of Union, numerous grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.