The Obit For John Ailworth

John F. "Bunny" Ailworth

Published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch from 11/7/2008 - 11/9/2008

Ailworth, John F. 'Bunny' on Tues., November 4, 2008. Dear husband of the late Marceline A. Ailworth (nee Caulfield); dear father of Susan C. Young, Carol A. Giles and Irene LaRocca (Mark); dear grandfather of Shannon, Douglas, Jeffrey, Meredith, Angela and Mark, dear great-grandfather and uncle.

Mr. Ailworth was retired from Community Federal Savings and Loan and was active in American Legion Post 338. He managed the American Legion Thoman Booth Baseball Team for 10 years.

John played minor league baseball for the Boston Braves and Cardinals organization as a catcher. He was inducted into the St. Louis Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame in 1985.

Services: Memorial Service Mon., November 10, 2008, 11:00 a.m. at KRIEGSHAUSER WEST Mortuary, 9450 Olive Blvd., Olivette, MO.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Missouri Veterans Home, 10600 Lewis and Clark, 63136. Family will greet friends after memorial service.