Steven Irl Plax, MD

Steven Irl Plax, MD, September 4, 2018. Beloved husband of Julie Plax; dear father and father-in-law of Danny (Alison Oswald, MD) Plax, MD, Katie (John Cross) Plax MD, Ted (Laurie Anne) Plax and Andy (Chelsea) Plax; dear grandfather of Kate (Sayed) Saber, James (Elsa) Jennison, Charlie, Andrew, Jacob, Jeremy, Ryan, Benny, Eva, Oliver and Vivian Plax. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Miriam (the late Gene) Epstein and Sara (Richard) Superfine. Our dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend.

Steve was a longtime, beloved pediatrician to many. He was passionate about serving his community and helping those in need. He loved his wife of 55 years, his family and his many beloved friends. His model of living with generosity, integrity and kindness will be terribly missed.

Memorial service Sunday, September 9th, 1:00 PM at John Burroughs School – Haertter Hall, 755 S. Price Road, 63124. A reception follows. Memorial contributions preferred to The SPOT Youth Center, 4169 Laclede Avenue, 63108. Visit for more information.