During her time at the City, she held the role of Receptionist, Clerk’s Office Assistant, Administrative Assistant, Deputy City Clerk, Executive Assistant and most recently, she was appointed to the office of City Clerk on May 14, 2019.
Lisa was also a Certified Municipal Clerk, per the International Institute of Municipal Clerks and a Registered Municipal Clerk, per the Municipal Clerks of Illinois.
“She kept everything and everybody organized, including myself.” Mayor Purcell said. “She was a dedicated member of the community and was an integral part of the City of Yorkville staff. Her absence will be greatly felt by all.”
Please keep the Pickering family in your thoughts as they go through this difficult time. A visitation will take place on Tuesday, July 20th from 4-7pm at Nelson Funeral Home, with a memorial service following at 7pm that same evening. The City will be making a donation to Gift of Hope on Lisa’s behalf.