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(nee Besand) 76, passed Sun., April 4, 2021, following a brief battle with cancer. She leaves her husband Gerald Ellerbeck; daughter Amy Armstrong; son Gerald Ellerbeck; 10 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

Services: Funeral from KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, April 7, 11:30 a.m. Interment JB National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Siteman Cancer Center. Visitation Tuesday, 4-8 p.m.