Jack Lester Croughan, M.D.

Jack Lester Croughan, M.D.

Jack Lester Croughan, M.D., died August 10, 2015. Beloved husband of Patricia Flance Croughan; dear father and father-in-law of Sarah (B.J.) Thompson, Anthony (Courtney Leyva) Pepe, Rebecca (Michael) Pedone, Rachel (Bryce Zucker) Pepe and Leah (Tomer Ben Haim) Croughan; dear brother and brother-in-law of Caitlin Croughan, Tim (Sue) Croughan, the late Shelly (Earl) Booth, Mary Croughan and Matthew (Kathy) Croughan; dear grandfather of Sydney, Hailey and Peter Thompson, Carter Leyva, Isabella, Michael and Emma Pedone and Vivienne Zucker; our dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend. Dr. Croughan was a beloved psychiatrist in St. Louis for more than 40 years and served as medical director of Chestnut Health System. Dr. Croughan, in partnership with the Missouri State Medical Society, created the Missouri Physicians Health Program. He also served on the Board of the National Council of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse. Funeral service Thursday, August 13th, 11:00 a.m. at Congregation Shaare Emeth, 11645 Ladue Road at Ballas. Visitation Thursday 10:00 a.m. Private interment. Memorial contributions may be made to The National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse-St. Louis Area, ncada-stl.org, 314-962-3456; BJC Hospice, bjchhospice.org, 314-872-5050; or Jewish Federation of St. Louis, jfedstl.org, 314-432-0020. Berger Memorial

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