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Pickering, Myrtle R.



Myrtle Rae Pickering

1947 -  2016

Myrtle Rae Pickering went home to be with the Lord June 20, 2016. She was the beloved wife of William Paul Pickering for 51 years.  She was born in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Paul and Joan (nee Miller) Livingston.  Dear Mother to William "Stacy" (Patty) Pickering, Terri Lynn Pickering and Karen Ann Lloyd; dear Grandmother of Brittany Larissa (Kevin) Werntz, Erika Angelina Lloyd, William Anthony Benfield, Jessica Lynn (Tyler) Varland and Daniel Corey Benfield; Great-Grandmother to Braxton Robert Varland, Baylee Ann Varland, Daniel Corey Benfield, Jr. and Easton Lee Werntz.

Myrtle enjoyed bowling at Sunset Lanes with her husband and friends for many years. She was a devoted and loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother. She will be greatly misssed by all who knew her.


Services: Visitation will be held Thursday, June 23, 2016 at McLaughlin Funeral Home, Inc. 2301 Lafayette Ave. St. Louis, Missouri 4 pm until 8 pm. Funeral Service will be held Friday, June 24, 2016 at 12:45 pm, then to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery for Graveside Service at 1:45 pm



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