ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Officer Michael Langsdorf will be laid to rest this morning after tragically losing his life in the line of duty. This will be the final goodbye after visitation was held just Sunday. You can see live coverage of the procession and funeral online and on-air on FOX 2.
The visitation for fallen North County Police Cooperative Officer Michael Langsdorf lasted several hours on Sunday and at times included a line wrapped around the Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary in south St. Louis. The extreme had tents going up to try and prevent anyone from waiting outside from overheating.
The Affton Fire Protection District posted this information about today's funeral and burial for Officer Langsdorf:
The funeral will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis located at 4431 Lindell Boulevard. The interment, immediately following the funeral, will be at Resurrection Cemetery at 6901 MacKenzie Road.
The route from the cathedral to the cemetery is as follows:
- West on Lindell
- South on Kingshighway
- West on Chippewa
- Chippewa turns into Watson
- Left on MacKenzie Road to the cemetery
- MacKenzie will be closed in both directions along the cemetery during the burial service.