SIKESTON - Bettie Cecilia Pansky, 79, died Aug. 18, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Born Oct. 7, 1925, in St. Louis, daughter of the late Dr. Edward E and Gertrude Cullen, she graduated from DePaul Hospital School of Nursing in St. Louis in 1946 and had worked at Frisco Hospital and DePaul Hospital before retiring.
On May 22, 1944, she married Edward W. Pansky who preceded her in death on May 17, 2005.
Her son, Edward Allan Pansky, also preceded her in death in 1972.
Survivors include: two daughters, Carol Gleason of Sikeston and Barbara Wheeler of Tierra Verde, Fla.; one brother, James E. Cullen of California; four grandchildren, Suzi Gleason Baros of El Campo, Texas, Aaron Gleason of Chesterfield, Brenna Muldoon of St. Louis and Bradley Kern of St. Petersburg, Fla.; and five great-grandchildren, Katelyn Baros and Justin Baros of El Campo, Colleen Muldoon and Timothy Muldoon of St. Louis and Carter Gleason of Chesterfield.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in St. Louis. Ponder Funeral Home of Sikeston is in charge of arrangements.
may be made to:
Missouri Delta Medical Center
1100 N. Main Street
Sikeston, MO 63801