Machine repair company exec gets Wildwood 5BD

Medium 0a6504422612a5d2812e18e39f39eaab John and Mary Herbst bought a five-bedroom, five-bath home at 16 Persimmon Lane in Wildwood from SunTrust Mortgage Inc. for $1.125 million on Sept. 21.

The 6,296-square-foot house in the Wildwood Southeast neighborhood was built in 2006.

Mr. Herbst serves as president of Beckon Inc. USA, a Kirkwood-based firm which offers machine repair and rebuilding.

According to, there were 706 home sales in Wildwood in 2008, with a median sales price of $355,000.

Address: 16 Persimmon Lane
Buyer(s): John P Herbst (and wife) and Mary A Herbst (and husband)
Seller(s): Suntrust Mtge
Sale date: Sep. 21, 2009