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Scott Knopfel Memorial Dine-Out Event

ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) Scott Knopfel, night manager at the Drury Inn, located at I-44 and Hampton, was shot on January 15, 2015, at approximately 3 am, ending his life at 50 years old.  The shooter was captured and sentenced to life in prison for the first-degree murder of Scott Knopfel.

The Missouri Restaurant Association has organized a Memorial Dine-Out event for Tuesday, November 15, 2016.  A portion of the funds spent will go to fund scholarships for area restaurants and hotel employees.

According to the Missouri Restaurant Association the 2015 event as a success apparently raising an estimated $63,000 for scholarships that were awarded to nine students in amounts up to $7,000.00.

Participating restaurants will make a donation based on that day’s sales that will, again, be used for scholarships for area restaurant and hotel employees.

Scott Knopfel was a lifelong St. Louisan who touched many lives during his career in the restaurant and hotel industries that lost his life unnecessarily while working and helping others.

Contact information:

Missouri Restaurant Association

810 Craig Road, Suite 225

St. Louis, MO 63146

Phone: 314-576-2777

Fax: 314-576-2999

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