Aleen H. Best, 84, of Perryville, MO died March 18, 2013 at Independence Care Center of Perry County in Perryville.
She was born on March 12, 1929 in Frohna, MO, daughter of Edwin and Amanda (Schilling) Engert. She married Elmer “Sonny” Best on April 30, 1950. He preceded her in death on April 23, 1999.
She had been a residential house cleaner in Cape Girardeau, MO. She was a member of Concordia Lutheran Church in Frohna, MO.
Survivors include three sons, Rickey and Christine Best of Uniontown, Donny and Joy Best of Perryville, Ronny and Stella Best of Uniontown; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a daughter-in-law, Linda Best; one brother, Norman Engert; and one sister, Violet Roth.
Visitation will be on Thursday, March 21 at Concordia Lutheran Church in Frohna from 4:00 to 7:00 pm and on Friday, March 22 from 6:30 am until time of service at 10:00 am with Rev. Rod Benkendorf officiating. Burial in Church Cemetery.
Memorials are preferred to Concordia Lutheran Church or Serenity Hospice.
Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville, MO provided the arrangements.