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Betty Lou Stewart, age 90 of Marengo, handed absent, Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Rose Haven Nursing Home, Marengo.  Mass of Christian Burial: 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 24, 2021, St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Marengo with Fr. David Wilkening officiating. Visitation: 4:30–7:00 P.M. Monday, August 23, 2021, Kloster Funeral Household, Marengo with a Scripture Service at 4:00 P.M.  Interment: Calvary Cemetery, Marengo. A memorial fund has been established.

Betty is survived by her youngsters, Barbara Ann (Frank) Robinson of Indianapolis, IN, Michael (Karen) Becker of Bertram, Timothy (Therese) Becker of Boise, ID, Carrie (Tim) Usher of Marengo, and Jason (Mandi) Becker also of Marengo 12 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and a single great-great granddaughter. Betty also is survived by siblings Shirley (Glen) Becker of Walker, and Lauretta Furler of Marengo. Betty lifted in excess of 30 foster children all through her life span, many of whom continue to be very close to the spouse and children.

She was preceded in death by her start father, Leonard Holst, who handed absent when Betty was incredibly youthful her mom Adelaide Ginther Holst-King her father who elevated her, Virgil King her husbands Albert John Becker, and Leo E. Stewart a brother Leonard Holst and various extended family members associates.

Betty Lou Holst was born March 11, 1931 in Marengo, Iowa, the daughter of Leonard Henry Holst and Adelaide Ginther Holst. She attended the place faculties and Blairstown Large Faculty. Betty and Albert John Becker were united in marriage on August 3, 1948 in Norway, Iowa. The few moved various occasions during their early relationship, ultimately settling in Marengo. Betty was employed at Pioneer Seed, Collins Radio, Sq. D, various dining places, which include the Landmark and Trucker’s Inn. Finally she worked at the Marengo Memorial Medical center. Her spouse, Albert passed absent in 1991. Betty later married Leo E. Stewart in 1996. He handed absent October 8, 1998.           

Betty was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Marengo, the Altar and Rosary Guild, and the Marengo Legion Auxiliary. She volunteered a lot of hrs to the Meals on Wheels system and Senior Eating. She loved doll-producing, crocheting, and a lot of crafts.  She beloved to go camping, dancing, and go-kart racing. Betty was an avid bowler for several years.