Gottenstroetter Funeral Home

Service Schedule and Obituary

Larry J. Bingaman Sr.

Born: December 26, 1940 - Died: April 5, 2022

Service Schedule


Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville
Date: April 15, 2022 --- Time: 4-8 p.m.


Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville
Date: April 16, 2022 --- Time: 11:00 a.m.


St. Paul

Memorials / Donations

Memorials requested for family's choice.


Larry James Bingaman Sr., 81, of Gerald, Mo., passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2022, at Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur.

He was born Dec. 26, 1940, to Delmar  and Viola (Meyer) Bingaman in St. Louis.

Larry owned and operated The Village Trading Post in Bland for over 20 years.  He enjoyed trains, fishing, hunting and tinkering with Toy Tonka trucks and trains.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Delmar and Viola.

He is survived by his sons, Larry Bingaman Jr. of Gerald, Brent Rusert of House Springs, John Bingaman of Black Jack and Dean Bruggemann of High Ridge; daughter, Crystal Schlette of St. Louis; sister, Betty Jo Bingaman of Nashville, Tenn.; and by 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Friday, April 15 from 4-8 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 16 at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel with Rev. Kevin Sullivan officiating.  Burial will be in St. Paul's United Church of Christ Cemetery in Gerald.

Memorials requested for family's choice.