Billie F. Covert, 74, of Rockton, IL, formerly of LeClaire, IA, died Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at Beloit Memorial Hospital, Beloit, WI. She was born July 4, 1942 in Monroe City, MO, to William and Denora “Fern” (Finney) Ratliff. Billie married Norman Covert on September 9, 1964 in Cook County, IL. He preceded her in death on August 2, 1998. Billie was employed by Farmall, Alcoa, and Sears Manufacturing throughout the years. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Billie was very independent, loved to travel, and liked collecting angels and spoons. Survivors include her children, Dee Covert of Bettendorf, IA; Ronald (Paula) Covert of Algona, IA; grandchildren, Adam, Danielle, Olivia, Jonathan, and Ronald; seven great grandchildren; and special friends, Sharon and Kurtis Kelley of Silvis, IL. She was preceded in death by her parents and children, Crystal Gariepy and Michael Covert. Memorial Service for Billie will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 6, 2016 in Greenview Memorial Gardens Chapel, 1201 Colona Rd., East Moline, IL with Pastor Scott Culley officiating. Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates, 2355 Cranston Rd. Beloit, WI, assisted family with arrangements.