Betty Louise Bricker (84) of Altamont


Published on April 21 2013 9:44 am

Betty Louise Bricker, 84 of Altamont died at 11:28 p.m., Friday, April 19, 2013 at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, Effingham. 

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 22, 2013 at Cornerstone Christian Church, Effingham with Kevin Colclasure officiating. Burial will follow at Loy Chapel Cemetery, Watson Township, Effingham County. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Memorials may be made to Cornerstone Christian Church or the donor's choice. Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont is in charge of arrangements. 

Betty was born on Wednesday, February 27, 1929 in Shelbyville, IL to Harvey A. and Stella E. (Beales) Keller. She married John Bricker on October 13, 1944 and he preceded her in death on February 7, 1993. 

She was a homemaker and a member of Cornerstone Christian Church, Effingham. 

She is survived by her sons; Steve Marshall Bricker of Beggs, OK, Lane Bradford (Wonetta) Bricker of Lima, OH, Morris Dean Bricker of Cross City, FL, and John Bricker, Jr. of Channelview, TX, her daughters; Betty Lorraine (Lester) Duckwitz and Sherry Jo (Craig) Stein all of Altamont, Patricia Luanne (Charles) Rasmuson of Conroe,TX, Terri Michelle Reever of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Tammaria Dee (Edward) Shaw of Broken Arrow, OK, 39 grandchildren, many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, sister-in-law, Lucille Pontious of Effingham, Very close friends, Betty & Charles Burgess of Stewardson and her friend Ann of Altamont.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, her son, Shannon Reed Bricker, her daughters, Sandra Lashida Bricker, Deborah Kathleen Camp and Julie Janine Taylor. 

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