Elizabeth "Beth Anne" Warren, nee Howk, 36, of Collinsville, Ill., born March 21, 1973, in St. Louis, Mo., died on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009, in St. Louis, Mo.
Mrs. Warren was preceded in death by a step brother, Michael Beeler; a grandfather, Steven Greenwalt; and two grandmothers, Marietta and Eileen Howk.
Surviving are her husband, Gordon G. Warren; children, Charles Andrew (Heidi) Hup, Johnathon Paul Hup, both of South Carolina, Jennifer Lynn Petersen and William Robert Petersen, both of Swansea, Ill.; step children, Lacey and Seth Warren of Lebanon, Ill.; grandchildren, Derek Hup and Jaylyn Petersen; her father, Arthur "Paul" (Nancy) Howk of St. Ann, Mo.; her mother, Sandra (Ronald) Gesiriech of Swansea, Ill.; brothers, Christopher M. Howk of Swansea, Ill., Daniel S. Irwin II, of Marissa, Ill., Patrick J. Beeler of Columbia, Ill., and Ronald Gesiriech Jr., of New Baden, Ill.; sisters, Dana L. Kukorola of Dupo, Ill., Christi Schuler and Stephanie Gesiriech, both of Cahokia, Ill.; grandmother, Leilani M. Greenwalt of Owensville, Mo.; and grandfather, Arthur O Howk of Sullivan Mo. She was a dear sister-in-law, aunt, niece, cousin and friend.
Visitation: A gathering of friends and family will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009, at Braun Colonial Funeral Home in Cahokia, Ill.
Funeral: A Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will be in St. John's Catholic Cemetery, Red Bud, Ill.
BRAUN COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME, Cahokia, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from Sept. 1 to Sept. 2, 2009