Betty L. Kulczak

Betty L. Kulczak

90, of Indianapolis, passed away December 17. Betty was born in Indianapolis on September 26, 1922, the daughter of Charles and Elizabeth Ressler. She excelled in her studies and graduated a year ahead of her class at Manual High School in 1938. She was then employed at the Hoosier Finance Company bank in Indianapolis where she became a manager. Betty and her girlfriends enjoyed traveling around the United States. She met Clifford J. Kulczak on a tennis court with the YCA and in 1957 they were married at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Indianapolis. Betty then devoted herself to full-time motherhood upon the birth of their first child. Betty and Cliff were married for thirty-one years until his passing in 1988. They were members of St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church where she volunteered, and the German-American Klub. Betty and many of her girlhood friends were active members of the Omega Chi service sorority for over fifty years. Betty loved birds, flowers and the beauty of nature, and was known for her beautiful gardens. She and Cliff enjoyed dancing, in particular the polka. Betty had a wonderful sense of humor, a bright spirit, a quick wit, and enjoyed people. She was a very compassionate person. Her greatest joy was giving to her family and creating special memories for them. She was preceded in death by her siblings Charles Ressler and Dorothy (Ressler) Ingels. She is survived by her daughters, Theresa A. Kulczak, Indianapolis and Barbara L. (Kulczak) Woehler (Jeff), Beech Grove, and her grandson Samuel Joseph Woehler. Visitation will be on Thursday, December 20, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in Feeney-Hornak Keystone Mortuary . A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 21 in St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church, with visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at:

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Funeral Home

Feeney-Hornak Keystone Mortuary
2126 East 71st Street Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 257-4271

Published in the The Indianapolis Star from Dec. 19 to Dec. 20, 2012