John Henry Darling, Jr.

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April 26, 1938 - October 6, 2020
Born in St. Louis, MO
Resided in St. Charles, MO

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John Henry Darling, Jr. of Saint Charles, MO, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at the age of 82. Beloved husband of Sheron Darling (nee Goacher) for 56 years. Preceded in death by his parents John and Mary Catherine Darling, his son, Daniel, and his granddaughter Paige Jamieson. Beloved father to Lisa and Mike Darling. Beloved “Paw-Paw” to Danielle and Jack Darling and Riley Jamieson. Beloved brother of Marlene (late Jerry) Dickerman, David, Paul (Judy) and Charles (Lisa) Darling. Beloved uncle, cousin, and friend to many.

John proudly served his country in the United States Army. John was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Memorials may be made in John's name to MDA (Muscular Dystrophy) or St. Vincent DePaul Society at St. Robert Bellarmine.

Special thanks to everyone at Gingham’s Restaurant for all of the love and kindness that they’ve given him over the years. And, special thanks to his hospice nurse, Dawn, at the Heartland Hospice.

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic Baue Funeral Homes does require all family members and guests to wear a mask while visiting our facilities. Social distancing is required, and guests should stay at least 6 feet apart. Thank you for your understanding.

Face masks and social distancing are required at Church for the Memorial Mass. 

Guestbook Entries

  1. Becca Riedel October 7, 2020 at 4:09 pm - Reply

    candle 6Thoughts and prayers for your family.

  2. John Brooks October 7, 2020 at 4:15 pm - Reply

    candle 1His legacy lives on through family and friends

  3. Linda Morgan October 7, 2020 at 4:29 pm - Reply

    Sending our heartfelt sympathy to your whole family. We love John so much. He was a second dad to me. May God comfort you during these very difficult days. Sending you big hugs!

  4. Cindi Schmutzler October 7, 2020 at 5:28 pm - Reply

    Sending prayers and much love to Sheron, Lisa, Mike, Dani, Jack and Riley. He was a fabulous grandfather and we are proud to be part of the family. John was a good man and he will be missed by many.
    John Naef and Cindi Schmutzler

  5. Cindi Schmutzler October 7, 2020 at 5:30 pm - Reply

    Sending prayers and much love to Sheron, Lisa, Mike, Dani, Jack and Riley. John was a good family man and we are blessed to have been part of this family
    Cindi Schmutzler & John Naef

  6. Tim Harting October 7, 2020 at 6:17 pm - Reply

    Mike, So sorry for your loss! Prayers for your family.

  7. James Carlson October 7, 2020 at 10:29 pm - Reply

    God be with you and your family in this difficult time. God give you strength!

  8. Marla & Neal Fix October 8, 2020 at 10:13 am - Reply

    Sheron, Lisa, Mike Dani, Jack Riley our thoughts and prayers are with you. We have been friends for many years and John will be missed.

  9. Roberta Brennan October 8, 2020 at 2:13 pm - Reply

    My heart goes out to your family during this most difficult time. You are all in my prayers. 🙏🙏 Sincerely, Bobbie

  10. Chad Abel October 9, 2020 at 8:40 am - Reply

    candle 7Mike
    I’m so sorry for your loss. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your family during this difficult time.

  11. DeDe & Mike French October 9, 2020 at 12:05 pm - Reply

    To the Darling family. Our hearts and prayers go out to you all. John was so good to mom and dad through the years. She loved having you all join us for the family Christmas party at St. Peters. May your memories give you peace and comfort.

    Mike and DeDe (Kuehler) French

  12. Kim Fuhr October 12, 2020 at 8:53 am - Reply

    candle 3Mike, We are thinking of you and your family today. Sending you prayers, love and hugs. Peace be with you.
    Vic, Kim & Miki Northern

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