Edith M. Waterman


Edith M. Waterman,
nee Beard, 82, of O'Fallon, Illinois, born Saturday, March 2, 1929, in Cairo, IL, died Tuesday, February 14, 2012, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Illinois.

Edith was a retired machinist for Carter Carburetor in St. Louis, MO and was a member of First Baptist Church in O'Fallon Illinois.  

She was preceded in death by her:

  • Husband: Louis R. Waterman
  • Parents: Adrian Leonard and Eulah Mae nee Ramage Beard
  • Brothers
    • James T. Beard
    • Charles W. Beard
    • L. Eugene Beard
    • Adrian L. Beard, Jr.
    • Billy J. Beard
    • Edward L. Beard
  • Sisters
    • Mary D. Richee
    • Betty J. Chac
    • Barbara J. Childerson

Surviving are her:

  • Children
    • Sherry (Wayne) Myatt of Belleville, IL
    • Terry Lynn (Benjamin III) Dona of Bonita Springs, FL
    • Jerri Lou (Dana) Clark, Sr. of Fairview Heights, IL
    • Keri Kay (Chris) Halpain of St. Petersburg, FL
  • Sister: Joyce (Kenny) Royer of Pocahontas, IL
  • Grandchildren
    • Tom (Kristen) Myatt
    • Tim (Frannie) Myatt
    • Tara (Scott) Tieman
    • Gerry A. (Cindy) Geoppo
    • Adrian L. (Sara) Clark
    • Justin S. (Ann Marie) Clark
    • Corey A. (Kendra) Clark
    • Quinlan Halpain
    • Delaney Halpain
  • Great-Grandchildren
    • Emily, Lindsay, and Ryan Myatt
    • Elyse Myatt
    • Tyler, Taylor and Samantha Tieman
    • Ashley and Gerry Geoppo
    • James Sumnler IV
    • Caitlyn, Ryleigh and Whitney Clark
  • Brother-In-Law: Harley Joe Waterman
  • Sisters-In Law
    • Rhea Sanford
    • Deanna Beard

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Southern Illinois or Wounded Warriors

Visitation:  Friends may call from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Thursday, February 16, 2012 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Illinois.

Funeral:  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am Friday, February 17, 2012 at Kurrus Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Doug Munton officiating. Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Condolences left for Edith M. Waterman:

    To Jerri and family: So sorry about your mom, Jerri. Thinking of you. Carol

    Carol Wilke Villa Ridge MO 63089