Cardinals Hall of Famer Lou Brock remembered as 'godly man', 'civic treasure'

By NewsRadio 1120 KMOX

FERGUSON, MO (KMOX) - Family and friends of baseball Hall of Famer Louis Clark "Lou" Brock gathered Saturday to remember his legacy. 

The private service held at Greater Grace Church in Ferguson, Missouri was live streamed on

Number 20 was remembered as transcending the sport to become a 'civic treasure'.  He was praised for his generosity, dignity, class, enthusiasm, his toughness, his smile and his faith in the Lord. 

Brock died Sunday, September 6 at 81-years-old after a long battle with many medical issues over the past several years, including cancer and diabetes. 

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