Thursday, April 7, 2011

Becky Box Pilant, 59, of St. Louis, passed away April 1, 2011, after a short illness. She was the wife of Dale L. Pilant and "Bemaw" of Bryant, Kaitlin and William Pilant, all of St. Louis and Dale's family home in Washburn.

She born in Cynthiana, Ky., on July 31, 1951, the daughter of Ruth M. and the late Lark K. Box. She was the sister of Terry Box, Marylark Box, Judy Ross, Jeanne Box, Michael Box and Laura Powers.

A funeral mass was celebrated on April 5 at Annunciation Church with burial in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis.

Memorial contributions may be made to Annunciation or Ursuline Academy in St. Louis, or The Wounded Warriors Project.