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July 14, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT
Yonker, left, spends time with the former associate pastor of First Christian Church, Dr. Kenneth R. Watson. Yonker grew up in University City, a predominantly Jewish neighborhood of St. Louis. “I remember particularly on the days of Jewish holidays, there would only be five or six of us left,” Yonker said. “I was aware early on there were other kinds of folks, that everyone wasn’t like me.”

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