Charles Finninger


Age: 81


Summary: longtime owner of Finninger's Catering, one of St. Louis's largest catering companies, who was the sole survivor of the April 2006 shooting spree in which former employee Hebert Chalmers stormed into the building with a gun and killed Finninger's 79-year-old wife Cleo and their 44-year-old daughter Christine Politte, then later took his own life.



Cause of Death: Prostate cancer


Born: June 16, 1926


Died: August 25, 2007


Location: St. Louis, Missouri