|Birth: ||Jan. 4, 1919|
|Death: ||Nov. 2, 2000|
Mary Ellen Piercy died on Thursday November, 2, 2000 in Streator at St. Mary's Hospital at 4:00 a.m.
Mary Ellen was born on January 4, 1919 to Robert J. and Glendeane C. (Earing) Barkley. She graduated in 1937 from Kempton High School and was a graduate of Burnham School of Cosmetology, Chicago in 1938. She married George Arnold "Red" Piercy on December 3, 1939 in the Piper City Methodist Parsonage. He preceded her in death on March 21, 1996. She was a beautician in the Kempton area for 60 years. She is survived by 2 daughters, Diana (Henry) Eggenberger of Saunemin, Marjorie (Richard) Von Qualen of Kempton. She has 5 grandchildren: John Arnold (Joyce) Eggenberger and Mark E. (Kerri) Eggenberger; Kristina (Gary) Brunner; Brett R. Von Qualen and Carrie Von Qualen. 2 Great Granddaughters: Cortney and Nicole Eggenberger. She was preceded in death by her parents; Her Stepfather George Martin; a Granddaughter; Jorie Von Qualen and 1 brother: Robert Barkley in infancy.
Broughton Township Cemetery
Created by: Marvin and Carrie Long
Record added: Sep 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42077670