Andrew Oberle was almost killed 3 years ago by Chimpanzees he was studying in South Africa.
The 5,732 pound bell atop Christ Church Cathedral in downtown St. Louis tolled 95 times, once for each of the South African leader’s years on Earth.
One was a Double Eagle gold coin worth about $1,730. The one-ounce coin was enclosed in a clear plastic sleeve and wrapped in a 1,000 Yen bill.
Andrew Oberle is expected to be transferred from a hospital in South Africa to Saint Louis University Hospital next week.
Andrew Oberle being moved to a medical center in Johannesburg today.
Doctors are reporting improvement in the condition of a St. Louis native attacked by chimps in South Africa.
Sundays 5 – 6 p.m.
Governor Pat Quinn will meet with the president of Brazil and nine governors from Brazil.