Bettylou Fey

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Bettylou “Yvonne” Fey, nee Juenger, 76, of Belleville, IL, born September 29, 1940, in Sherman, IL, died Thursday, September 7, 2017, in Belleville, IL.

Yvonne was a secretary for the Illinois Department of Health & Human Services before her retirement.  She was active in the Mother’s Club, PTA, and the Belleville Little Devils Football. She gave many hours of volunteer time to the Belleville Area Humane Society.  Yvonne was an avid gardener and St. Louis Cardinals fan.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Gene Fey; her parents, Michael and Anna Katherine, nee Bollmeier, Juenger; three sisters, Virginia Manning, Marlene Brown, and Charlotte Johnson; and a brother, Michael Juenger.

Surviving are three daughters, Karen, nee Nager, (Gerald) Loethen of St. Louis, MO, Brenda, nee Nager, (Jeff) Schloemann of Colorado Springs, CO, and Linda, nee Nager, (Mike) Garrett of Robinson, IL;
one son, Charles A. Nager of O’Fallon, MO;
one step-son, Michael Fey of Detroit, MI;
two grandchildren, Elizabeth and John Loethen;
and a sister, Mary Barnett of Sherman, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice or to the Belleville Area Humane Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, September 10, 2017, and from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday, September 11, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral:  Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, September 11, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Pastor Gary Mosimann officiating.

Burial will be at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.


6 Comments on Bettylou Fey

Deb Griffiths said : Guest Report Sep 10, 2017 at 6:52 PM

Brenda, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. I only met her a few times, but my memories of her is how she always made me laugh. Hmmm, sounds like someone else I know:) You and your family are in my prayers.

  • Edwardsville
  • IL
Bill and Cindy Evans said : Guest Report Sep 10, 2017 at 5:20 PM

Linda and family, We are so sorry for the sudden loss of your mom. It is hard to know what to say at a time like this. We are relieved she didn't suffer too long and want you to know your friends care

  • Swansea
  • IL
Mary L. Alderson said : Guest Report Sep 10, 2017 at 12:22 AM

Yvonne and I worked together. She was a joy to be with. She believed that Jesus died for her. In that, her battle has been won.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Kathi Saeger Mansfield said : Guest Report Sep 09, 2017 at 5:57 PM

We loved her visit with to Bahamas, boating in the mountains, four wheeling...I loved her and our family cared deeply about her

  • Atlanta
  • Ga
Kathi Darger said : Guest Report Sep 09, 2017 at 5:54 PM

So many memories....a cruise to Bahamas, boating, 4 wheeling...loved her and feel like I've known her swet family forever

  • Atlanta
  • Ga
nancy morgan jones said : Guest Report Sep 09, 2017 at 11:14 AM

sorry to hear of your mother passing.we worked together at dhs. she was a fun person to be around. my thoughts and prayers are with u at this time .

  • belleville
  • il

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