Ethel A. Robison

  •  Ethel A. Robison
    Ethel A. Robison

    Ethel A. Robison, 89, of Beardstown passed away Monday, July 27, 2020 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
    She was born March 29, 1931, in Beardstown, the daughter of Oliver W. and Carrie M. Johnson Beghtol.
    She is survived her children, Rita (Richard) Vermillion of Beardstown and Bret (Cynthia) Robison of Canton; five grandchildren, Scott (Jennifer) Vermillion and Christi (Celeste Bell) Vermillion, all of Beardstown, Carrie (Tom) Blasius of Roseville, Amanda Robison of Canton and Wendell (Kathleen) Allen of Lanark; 10 great-grandchildren, James, Eric, Vanessa, Oliver, Henry, Quinn, Kylor, Kembra, Gus and Drake; five great-great grandchildren, Theo, Prudence, Daisy, Bodie and Rowan; and several nieces and nephews.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Steven F. Robison; two brothers, Phillip Beghtol and Bentley Beghtol; and two sisters, Anne Grimes and Audrey Beghtol.
    Ms. Robison was a 1949 graduate of Beardstown High School. She was employed in Central Supply and as a CNA at both Schmidt Memorial and Beardstown Hospital. Ethel enjoyed reading, playing cards and watching St. Louis Cardinals Baseball. Her true love was for her family and the many memories she shared with them.
    A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 31, at Sager Funeral Home with burial at Beardstown City Cemetery. Family will meet friends from 9:30 until time of services at the funeral home on Friday.
    Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be sent to the family online at