Botts, Mary Ellen
Date: Memorial Gathering; Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Drury Hotel, 3800 State Rd 141, Arnold, MO 63010
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time: Memorial Service: 11:00 a,m,
Flowers appreciated or memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association
Mary Ellen Botts, age 88, entered into rest October 23, 2017 at her Imperial residence. Born September 2, 1929, in Belleville, Illinois, to
the late Lyndall and Tommie Ellen (Keplar) Grosch. Mary Ellen had retired as a secretary for Sycamore Investors in St Louis; she was a member of American Ceramic Association- St Louis Section, Southside Conservation and she had been involved in the PTA at Mary Magdalene Grade School and Bishop DuBourg High School. She was a pianist, miniature doll house designer, antique collector and she loved to travel.
Survived by her loving family which includes daughters: Lynda (Robert) Gavaghan of St Charles, MO, Carla (William) Brown of Arnold, MO, Laura (Dennis) Petty of Imperial, MO, Barbara (Michael) Hinton of Louisville, KY and Amelia (Patrick) Bushart of Beaverton, OR; grandchildren: Erinn Gavaghan, Bailey Bushart, Colin Bushart, Jessica Marcum, Janna Gottbrath, Max Meyer, Alexis Porter, Marisa Jurgensen, Evan Jurgensen, Michael Konieczny, Dennis Petty, Jr, Megan Freed, Michelle Petty, Zachary Petty and Matthew Petty; and 22 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Josef Botts, in 1987.