Betty Calderwood

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Betty J. Calderwood Betty J. Calderwood, 89, Topeka, passed away Friday, March 21, 2014, at McCrite Plaza. Betty was born May 31, 1924, in Herington, the daughter of Albert and Margaret (Monroe) Fahringer. She grew up in Topeka and graduated from Topeka High School. She had worked for Silver Lake State Bank and later was a receptionist for Menninger s for 19 years, retiring in 1992. She was a member of Fairlawn Heights Wesleyan Church. She volunteered for the and Let There Be Light Ministries. Betty married Rollie Calderwood on September 13, 1947. He died February 11, 1967. Survivors include daughters, Terri (Roger) Stover, Kerrville, TX, Cindy (Tom) Brown, Topeka; grandchildren, Brent Stover, Suzann Stover; great-grandson, Taylor Stover; 2 step-grandchildren; and 1 step-great-granddaughter. She was also preceded in death by 2 brothers and 1 sister. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Penwell-Gabel Mid-Town Chapel. Burial will follow at Prairie Home Cemetery. Betty will lie in state at the funeral home after 2:00 p.m. on Monday and visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the or the Helping Hands Humane Society. To leave a special message for the family online, visit Betty J. Calderwood

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Penwell-Gabel Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
1321 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66604
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Published in Topeka Capital-Journal on Mar. 23, 2014
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