FARMINGTON – Elizabeth “Betty” May Bieser, of Farmington, passed away surrounded by her family at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis on January 10, 2018, at the age of 69. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on February 17, 1948, to the late John George Korn, Jr. and Stella Ella (Burns) Korn. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Billy Korn; a sister, Judy Thebeau and her grandson, Tyler Bieser.
Betty was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother who was happiest when spending time with her family. She was a professional seamstress having worked for most of her adult life at the Miss Elaine Garment Factory and Eric Scott Manufacturing. In Betty’s earlier years she was very fond of horses and enjoyed horseback riding.
Surviving are her loving husband of 52 years, James “Jim” Bieser, Sr.; four children, Donna Bieser, Wayne (Lisa) Bieser, all of Farmington; James “Jr.” (Jennifer) Bieser of Ste. Genevieve and Dale (Surita) Bieser of Millersville; eleven grandchildren, Lacey (Mike) Copeland, Chelcey Logan, Garret Bieser, Jacob Bieser, Joshua Bieser, Jayce Bieser, Haley Bieser, Jonathan Bieser, Matthew Bieser, Justin Bieser and Cody Bieser; five great-grandchildren, Averi, Chase, Carter, River and Jayce; siblings, Johnnie Korn, Victor Korn, Linda Craig, Donald Korn, Pat Korn, Jimmy Korn, June Neeley and Brenda Cantrell. Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends and family may call at Cozean Memorial Chapel on Sunday, January 14, 2018, from 4 – 7 p.m. Visitation will resume on January 15, beginning at 7 a.m. until the service at 10 a.m. in the Cozean Chapel. Interment will follow at Charter Church Cemetery near Festus. View the tribute video and share your condolences at cozeanfuneralhome.com.