Betty Lois Pearson

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Betty Lois Pearson

August 09, 1935 - August 08, 2018

Betty Lois Pearson, nee St. Clair, 82, of Belleville, IL, born August 9, 1935, in Clinton, IA, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at St. Pauls Senior Community in Belleville, IL.

Betty was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved spending time with her family and was an avid Cardinals baseball fan.

Betty was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Robert E. Bob Pearson, whom she married on August 14, 1954, and who passed away on June 17, 2018; her parents, Norman and Elsie, nee Passick, St. Clair; two brothers, Charles and Richard St. Clair; and two sisters, Maxine Mac Harris and Joan Luckritz.

Surviving are her son, Michael (Marlene) Pearson;
a granddaughter, Megan (Michael) Black;
a great-granddaughter, Charlotte Christine Black;
and nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Memorials may be made to St. Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Church, to Heartland Hospice, or to the charity of the donors choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may visit from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, August 13, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, August 13, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Msgr. William McGhee officiating.

Burial will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.

Arrangements by George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL
Published on August 9, 2018
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Julie St.Clair Pokorny
Aug 11, 2018
Michael and family, I'm so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Aunt Betty was my last living aunt. I always enjoyed it when you would come to Clinton to visit Grandma and Grandpa when we were little. Sorry we didn't keep more in touch over the years. My love and prayers are with you all.
Sherri Eberle Klasi
Aug 10, 2018
Michael and family, I m so sorry to read about your mother's passing. Our mom's were cousins. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Sherri Eberle Klasi