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Jacklyn Besserman


Jacklyn Besserman, 74, of Wilsonville, passed away at Christian Hospital North East, St. Louis, Missouri on Thursday, March 17, 2022 at 8:45 p.m.

She was born May 31, 1947, in St. Louis, MO to John Kampmann and Pearl (Ellisworth) Kampmann.

She married Harold Eugene Besserman on June 5, 1965 in St. Louis, Missouri.

She was a Homemaker.

She is survived by her husband, Harold Eugene Besserman, Sr.; four children, Harold (Tressa) Besserman Jr. of Wilsonville, Tammy (Steve) Kirkpatrick of Hawesville, KY, Tim (Penny) Besserman of Gillespie, Mark (Christy) Besserman of Wilsonville; 12 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two brothers, Bill Kampmann, Gary Kampmann; three sisters, JoAnn Roll, Kristi Runion, Margaret Sugg.

Jacklyn was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation and funeral services were on Monday, March 21, 2022 at Kravanya Funeral Home in Benld with Rev. Rocky Runion officiating.

Burial was at Mt. Olive Cemetery in Mt. Olive.

Memorials are suggested to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

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Kravanya Funeral Home, Benld, is in charge of the arrangements.