Nettie M. Pendergrass - 86
10/11/2015 - 1/26/2015
Byron – Nettie M. Pendergrass, age 86, died Monday, January 26, 2015. She was born October 11, 1928 in Valley Park, Missouri the daughter to George and Bernice (Aydelotte) Taylor. She married Arnold “Paul” Penergrass on July 7, 1945 in Valley Park, Missouri he passed away in 2008. Nettie worked for Quality Metal for 27 years before retiring in 1996. She was a member of Cornerstone Family Church. Nettie enjoyed playing bingo with her friends, the Senior Center in Oregon and was still actively bowling in 2014. She loved everyone especially her family and loved going out to eat. Nettie was preceded in death by her husband, parents, granddaughter Cory Gesner, Great Grandson Brady Gesner, son-in-law William Norup, and brother-in-law Jim Mitchell. Survived by her children; Marie Norup of Leaf River, Jane (Wayne) Hurd , Richard “Rick” (Sharon) Pendergrass all of Byron, Edward “Gary” Pendergrass of Roscoe, Wendy (Wayne) Salveson of Byron, Joseph “Joe” (Cathy) Pendergrass of Roscoe, Penny (Tom) Kane, and Patricia “Patty” (Jim) Bortoli both of Byron; 23 Grandchildren, 48 Great Grandchildren, 4 great great grandchildren, 2 sisters; Betty Mitchell of Rockford, and Mary Lou (Bob) Scoles of Kansas City, Missouri. The family would especially like to thank Heartland Hospice for their loving care of Nettie.
Funeral service will be 2:00 pm, Thursday January 29, 2015 at the Cornerstone Family Church in Byron with Pastor Randy Snider officiating. Burial will be in the Byron Cemetery. Visitation from 5-7 pm Wednesday evening at Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home in Byron. Memorial fund is established in her name.