Obituary of Mary Lou Pickett
Mary Lou Pickett, 84, of Westfield (and Bakers Corner), Indiana, was taken home to be with the Saints in Glory on Saturday, October 6, 2018, while in the care of St. Vincent Hospice. She was born January 1, 1934, second of fourteen children, to Claude and Gladys (Honeus) Burtron in Clinton County, Indiana.
Mary Lou was a 1952 graduate of Sheridan High School. She was a homemaker on the family farm for over 50 years. Mary Lou was a respecter of all persons and a cherished wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, mamaw, neighbor, and friend to so many she held dear. Mary Lou never knew a stranger and loved keeping connected through visits, telephone calls, and her iPad. She participated in the warm and loving congregation of Radiant Life Christian Church in Westfield.
Mary Lou is survived by her son, Robert Pickett; daughter, Lou Anne (Doug) Green; grandchildren, Christopher (Wrianna) Robbins, Joshua Robbins, and Casey Green; sisters, Phyllis Litteral, Carolyn (Clifford) Biddle, Charlene Haughey, Isabelle (Wesley) Cumins, Sandra Spencer, Janet (Randy) Wallace, and Tina (Ken) Heffelmire; brothers, Claude (Elizabeth) Burtron, Carl (Elaine) Burtron, and Rick (Jean Ann) Burtron; and two great-grandchildren, Saya Robbins and Colton Robbins.
In addition to her parents, Claude (2001) and Gladys (2003), she was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Joe Pickett (1991), and her second husband of 5 years, Keith Waitt (2010); brothers, Bob Burtron (2010), and Tom Burton (2018); and sister, Kathy Jo Burtron (1960).
Services will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, October 12, 2018, at Radiant Christian Life Church, 16162 Carey Road, Westfield, 46074, with Rev. John Cernero officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Radiant Christian Life Church and one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Crown View Cemetery in Sheridan.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks your favor of making a memorial contribution to St. Vincent Hospice, 8450 N Payne Road, Suite 100, Indianapolis 46268; or Radiant Christian Life Church at the above address.
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