Former St. Rose Philippine Duchesne Pastor Dies
Rev. Gerald T. Nienhaus will have services Wednesday morning.
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After ordination in 1962, Rev. Nienhaus started his service as assistant pastor of St. Gregory Parish in St. Ann.
He went on to serve at Our Lady of Lourdes in University City, North American Martyrs in Florissant, St. Rose Philippine Duchesne in Florissant and Incarnate Word in Chesterfield among others. He retired a few years ago.
Visitation will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Ascension Catholic Church, with a funeral Mass to follow at 11 a.m.
- Deceased's name: Gerald Nienhaus
- Age: 77
- Date: Aug. 17, 2012
- Hometown: St. Louis
- Survived by: Brothers John Nienhaus, of Chesterfield, Harry Nienhaus of Tampa, Fla., Bill Nienhaus of Santa Clara, Calif., and Mike Nienhaus of Boston; and two sisters, Sister Helene Therese of O'Fallon, Mo., and Betty Immer of St. Louis.