Cleo Berkbigler

Saturday, August 20, 2005

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Cleo Mae Berkbigler, 88, of Perryville died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2005, at her home.

She was born Dec. 14, 1916, in Perry County, Mo., daughter of Isadore and Mary Klemp Weinkein. She and Louis B. Berkbigler were married Nov. 25, 1947, at Highland, Mo. He died Jan. 10, 1992.

Berkbigler had worked at International Shoe Co. She was a member of Jehovah's Witnesses.

Survivors include a daughter, Vona Lappe of Perryville; and two granddaughters.

She was preceded in death by a sister and four brothers.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Miller Family Funeral Home, with Elder Ivan James officiating.