Bardot, Edward Eugene "Ed"

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020
Time: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM and after 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 17, 2020

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Date: Sunday, May 17, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Crestview Memorial Park Haven of Rest Mausoleum, St. Clair, MO

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to Catholic Charities


Edward Eugene Bardot, known to all as Ed, of Luebbering, MO departed this life in Fenton, MO, on May 13, 2020, having reached the age of seventy-seven years, one month and ten days. Ed was born in Washington, MO, on April 3, 1943, son of James Glennon Bardot and Mary Catherine Bardot nee Hake. On August 17, 1963, he was united in marriage to Ruthann Wallace and they were blessed with two children.

Ed in survived by his daughter, Kathleen Cancienne of Luebbering, MO; by his brother, Richard Bardot and companion, Carol, of Lonedell, MO; by his granddaughter, Hailey Sterling of Luebbering; by his special friend, Carol Shackleford of Union, MO; by nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, cousins and many friends.

Ed was preceded in death by his parents, James and Mary Bardot; by his wife, Ruthann Bardot; by his son, Edward A. Bardot, known to all as Eddy, and by his sister, Betty Tharp.

Edward was a Christian of the Catholic faith and member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Luebbering, MO. He was proud to have served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War, entering in November of 1966 and receiving his honorable discharge in November of 1968. During his working career he was employed by Daimler-Chrysler Corporation in Fenton, MO, retiring after twenty-five years with the company. He was also a member and retiree of the United Auto Workers, Local 110 of St. Louis, MO. Ed loved spending time on his farm, baling hay, raising cattle and caring for his property. He also enjoyed going to auctions in search of a good deal. Going to casinos and going fishing were other favorite pastimes. Ed was a friendly man who knew no stranger. His keen sense of humor and his ability to laugh easy are traits that will be missed and never forgotten. What meant most to him was time spent with family. The love they shared and many precious memories they created will forever live in their hearts.

A kind and loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle, great-uncle and treasured friend, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved him.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM Sunday, May 17, 2020, at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO, with the Deacon T. J. Wild officiating. Entombment was in Crestview Memorial Park in the Haven of Rest Mausoleum, St. Clair, MO. Memorials may be made to Catholic Charities.