Garneta Raltson, 85 of Beecher, IL passed away August 10. 2018 at her home. Garneta was born on December 9, 1932 in Beecher, IL the daughter of Martin and Bertha Brands nee Teske. She is survived by her children David (Gina) Ralston of Kankakee, IL, Elizabeth McKinney of Park Forest, IL, Kathryn (Eddie) Scalise of Momence, IL and Susanne Ralston of Beecher, IL. A sister Leona Brands of Beecher, IL and a sister in law Janice Brands of Beecher, IL and her grandchildren Scott and Amanda Tosi, DJ Speese and Phillip Speese. 3 great grandchildren Aidan, Nolan and Scarlett also survive. She is preceded in death by her husband Edgar whom passed away February 2, 2011. Her parents, a son in law Steve McKinney and a brother Martin Brands Jr .and a sister Marcella Kidwell also precede her in death. Several Nieces and nephews also survive. Garneta was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Beecher were she participated in the choir, Dorcas Society and Titus Women. She also enjoyed cooking, baking and spending time with her family. Visitation will be held Monday August 13, 2018 from 3-8 p.m. at Hack-Jensen Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday August 14, 2018 st11:00 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Beecher. Rev. Ron Rock will officiate. Burial will be at St. John Lutheran Cemetery in Beecher, IL. Memorials may be directed to the family for a memorial to be established.