Date: December 10, 1973
Location: St. Louis, MO
Newspaper: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
A memorial Mass for Dr. John C. Versnel, an oral surgeon who was on the staffs of three St. Louis hospitals, was celebrated today in Immacolata Catholic Church, 8900 Clayton Road, Richmond Heights.
Dr. Versnel, of 760 Kent Road, Ladue, died Friday in St. Mary’s Health Center after a heart attack. He was 51 years old. He was on staffs of Deaconess, St. Mary’s and St. Joseph hospitals, and was an organizer of Wings of Hope, a project created in 1967 to aid missions in South America.
Surviving are his wife, Julia Ann; two sons, John C. III and Peter; four daughters, Mrs. Juliann Hoy, Mary Elizabeth, Katherine Ann and Cornelia Versnel, all of Ladue, and his mother, Mrs. Leonore Kelly Versnel, Dallas.