Eleanor L. Pemberton Dies at 74

Eleanor L. Pemberton

Eleanor L. Pemberton of Estate Yellow Cliff, Christiansted, transitioned into eternal peace on April 14. She was 74 years old.

She was preceded in death by father, James Agoto Pemberton; mother, Ione Agatha Miller Pemberton; brothers: Earl Pemberton and Arthur Alexander Pemberton Sr., sister, Janice L.P. Tutein; and adopted daughter, Myr-Chel Jayneece Smith.

She is survived by her: brothers: James A. Pemberton Sr., Roy A. Pemberton Sr. and Shayne A. Pemberton: sisters: Norma Llanos, Marie Dorette Miller and Beatrice Pemberton; brothers-in-law: Ignacio Llanos Sr. and Clinton Tutein; sister-in-law, Charlene Blake Pemberton; special life-long friends: Laurely K. Lynch and Myrtle Adams; special great niece and great nephew: Janice Alaya Potvin and Eli Jamar Mathis; nephews: Ignacio Llanos Jr., Robert Llanos Sr., Roy A. Pemberton Jr., James A. Pemberton Jr., Donovan L. Pemberton, Devin Pemberton, Tariq Pemberton, Arthur Alexander Pemberton Jr., Dr. Clayton Knight, and Courtney Thompson-Pemberton; nieces: Maurecia “Zulema” Llanos, Arthresia Pemberton, Jaynelle Pemberton, Afiya Al-Fayiz, Hester Noble, Vivique Pemberton, Jevaughna Pemberton and Shayniece Pemberton; great nieces and great nephews: Linda, Ignacio III, Anthony, Veronique and Reniece Llanos, Robert Jr. and Leandra Llanos, James III, Madelyn, Kai and Malaquias Pemberton, Kristle and Mandisa Casey, Xavier, Chardeneigh and Javier Pemberton, Madison Ione Miller, Jovante Silverio, Joziah Potvin, Jenesa, Jaychel and Jahnyra Regis, Jahny and Jazlynn Fleming, Joah Francis, Imani Al-Fayiz; Haden, Nicaila, Eurese and Hilton Lake III and Eli Mathis, and Kennedy Pemberton; great-great nieces and nephews: Jah’Marley, Jahmel and Kayleah Claxton, Tiannie Tionn and Kamron Llanos, Analina, Aubrey and Anthony Llanos Jr.; and Violet and Ivory Pemberton; Matriarch of the Miller family, Elisa Miller; special cousins: Alice, Natasha and Anissa Moody, Almeric Hendricks, Aimery Proctor, Donna, Anthony, Trevor, Rodney (deceased) and Khalim Valery, Norma Bosmann (deceased), Rafael Gonzalez, Andrew Williams, Berisa Miller, Eleanor Pemberton Mason, Henrique Jr., Ryan and Mark Mason; cousins: Violet DeLaGarde, Denise Ellis, Ivy Henneman-Greenidge, Reuben Irwin, Olaf, Samuel, Lawrence, Kai and Owen Henneman, Sonia Griles, Velma, Roy, Rudy and Rooney Williams, Lorma, Wilfred Jr., Melvin Sr. and Myron Allick, Judge Eileen Petersen, Trisha, Daria, Maurice and Terrence Byron, Lucinda, Ray and Craig Pemberton, Myrna Koyi, Delores Rambajan, Sonia Stanley, Iris Sebastian and Daryl Pemberton Jr.; godbrother and godsister: Charles Capehart and Antoinette Pentheny; godchildren: Tiesha Ballantine, Royce and Kyra Lynch, Gary Mason, Kyleah Marrero, Karen Petersen, Anthony LeeLing, Andre M. Titus Jr., Jason Bosmann and Hilton Lake III; special friends and families: Bodil Pool, Ina Blyden, Aquita Sarauw, Yonie Hendrickson, Duane Howell, Ms. Edith Matthew, Gerda Norfleet, Janet Sergent, Nydia Peroza, Ingle Du Henry, Paul Horsford, Pearline Horsford, Angelita Encarnacion and family, Melbourne Petersen, Cecil and Ferrynesia Benjmin and family, John Dabrio, Darian Ebbesen, Mrs. Hilarena James, Unita Georges, Wingrove and Donice Liburd, Gloria LeChow, Paulette Hodge and family, Lisa Magras, Jahnesta and Elijah Ritter, Thyra Timothy and Family, Hillside Families, Hendricks family, Tutein family, Miller family, Chiverton family, LeeLing family, Piper family, Pentheny family, Denise Thomas and family, Petersen family, Eleanor Parris and family, Fern McAlpin and family, Ruben and Dariel Ruiz and family, Menders family, Hodge family, Victor Simmiolkjier and family, Fara Westerman and family, Norfleet family, Mrs. Dolores Hansen and family, Ventura family, St. Croix Central High School Class of 1969, and many others too numerous to mention; and caregivers: Beatrice Pemberton, Monica Karari and Maureen McIntosh. Special thanks: Primary Care PLLC and Continuum Care VI.

The viewing will take place at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 28, at Lord God of Sabaoth Lutheran Church in Christiansted. Interment will follow at Kingshill Cemetery.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and public health regulations, the family requests that masks be worn at all times and social distancing be adhered to.