Funeral arrangements announced for Cardinals legend Lou Brock


(KMOX) - The St. Louis Cardinals announced that the family of Louis Clark “Lou” Brock has made the following funeral arrangements for the Cardinals Hall of Famer.

A private service will be held at Greater Grace Church in Ferguson, MO on Saturday, September 12th at 11:00 AM.  Media and fans can access a live stream of the service at

Prior to the private service, the Brock family will lay a wreath at the Lou Brock Statue at Lindenwood University at 9:30 AM.  There will be a funeral procession from Lindenwood University to Greater Grace Church via First Capitol Drive to Fifth Street in St. Charles. 

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After the private service, the family will lead a procession to Busch Stadium where they will lay a wreath at the Lou Brock statue located at the corner of 8th and Clark Street at approximately 1:30 PM.  The procession to Busch Stadium will proceed from Highway 70, north on Tucker Avenue to Market Street to the corner of 8th and Clark Street.

A public viewing will be held at the Austin A. Layne Mortuary, 7239 West Florissant Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63136, Friday, September 11th 5:00-8:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Lou Brock Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, located at 231 Fox Hill Road, St. Charles, MO 63301.  The team has set up a web page at to honor Lou and allow fans to share their personal tributes and condolences to Lou’s family. 

Please note: For all events, strict COVID-19 protocols will be observed, including requirement of masks and social distancing.

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