Myra Roesch-Keown

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Myra Ann Roesch-Keown, 63, of Belleville, IL, born November 10, 1956, in St. Louis, MO, died Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL.

Myra was a cook on a tow boat for 15 years before her retirement. Myra loved spending time with her family and especially loved being a grandma.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Keith and Marian, nee Grimm, Roesch; and a brother, Anthony Roesch.

Surviving are her husband, Lane Keown;
a daughter, Shannon (Kenny) Fults;
three grandchildren, Alexis, Kenny, & Samantha;
a brother, Keith (Mary) Roesch;
two sisters, Michele and Diana (Steve) Williford;
and countless nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

Visitation: Friends may visit from 12 noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, February 22, 2020, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 22, 2020, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Burial will be at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Belleville, IL.

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8 Comments on Myra Roesch-Keown

Fresenius Medical Care said : Guest Report Feb 24, 2020 at 3:24 PM

We are so sorry to hear about the loss of Myra. She was such an amazing woman and she was such a joy to be around. We will truly miss that beautiful woman.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Jill Keown / Dorothy Miller said : Guest Report Feb 22, 2020 at 3:43 PM

We only knew Myra for just a few years but she was a great person. When mom & I met her we knew she was kind, thoughtful & would do anything for you. Thank you Myra for loving my brother so much. You will always be in our prayers. Jill & Dottie (Lane’s sister & mom)

  • Anderson
  • SC
Mary Goepfert Janik said : Guest Report Feb 21, 2020 at 7:33 PM

Dear Keith, Michelle and Diane, My brother, Jack just phoned to tell me of Myra’s passing. Please accept my sincere condolences on your sister’s loss. She was very special to my mom and dad, as they were her godparents. While I won’t be able to travel down to honor Myra, you will all be in my prayers. Sending my love, your cousin, Mary Margaret

  • Springfield
  • Illinois
Lisa Howard said : Guest Report Feb 21, 2020 at 10:06 AM

So very sorry Shannon and family for the passing of Myra. She was fun to be around Sending prayers to you and your family.

  • Swansea
  • Il
Debby Shanks Hedrick said : Guest Report Feb 21, 2020 at 4:40 AM

Prayers 🙏 to the family and friends.... She will be deeply missed by all who knew her .

  • Cutler
  • IL
Tana Bovaconti said : Guest Report Feb 20, 2020 at 10:58 PM

Michelle I am so sorry. Wish there was something I could say to make you feel better. Prayers FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.

  • Fenton
  • Missouri
Glenda Germain said : Guest Report Feb 20, 2020 at 10:19 PM

So very sorry for the passing of Myra. She was always kind to everyone and so much fun to br around. We will be out of town but please know my thoughts and prayers are with your family

  • ArnolfMO
  • MO
Sister Christiannne said : Guest Report Feb 20, 2020 at 7:45 PM

Special prayers for each of you and especially for you, Keith. May you have peace!

  • St. Louis
  • MO

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