Betty L. Bricker, 84, of Altamont, died at 11:28 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Services were held at 10 a.m. on Monday at Cornerstone Christian Church in Effingham, with Kevin Colclasure officiating. Burial was in Loy Chapel Cemetery in Watson Township, Effingham County. Visitation was held from 9 a.m. until time of services on Monday at the church. Gieseking Funeral Home in Altamont was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Cornerstone Christian Church or donor's choice. Online condolences may be shared at www.giesekingfh.com.
Mrs. Bricker was born on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 1929, in Shelbyville, the daughter of Harvey A. and Stella E. Beales Keller. She married John Bricker on Oct. 13, 1944; he died on Feb. 7, 1993.
She is survived by sons, Steve Marshall Bricker of Beggs, Okla., Lane Bradford Bricker and his wife Wonetta of Lima, Ohio, Morris Dean Bricker of Cross City, Fla., and John Bricker Jr. of Channelview, Texas; and daughters, Betty Lorraine and her husband Lester Duckwitz of Altamont, Sherry Jo and her husband Craig Stein of Altamont, Patricia Luanne and her husband Charles Rasmuson of Conroe, Texas, Terri Michelle Reever of Tulsa, Okla., and Tammaria Dee and her husband Edward Shaw of Broken Arrow, Okla.