Basler Funeral Home has been serving the Ste. Genevieve community for over 100 years. The business was founded in 1898 by John and Sophia Basler, and was run by them until John's death in 1932. John's son, Leo C. "Pumpkin" Basler Sr. and his wife Agnes took over the funeral home. Today the funeral home is owned and operated by Pumpkin''s son, Leo C. "Chipper" Basler Jr. and his wife Carolyn, whom have had the business since Pumpkin's death in 1971. Chipper's son, Eric Basler, and his wife Julie has joined the firm and makes the 4th generation to work at Basler Funeral Home. The Basler family is committed to serving the Ste. Genevieve community with dignity and respect, now and for the years to come.