Betty J. Lahr
LINCOLN - Betty J. Lahr, 74, of Lincoln died at 1:45 p.m., May 4, 2013, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Lincoln, IL.
Betty was born May 16, 1938, in Middletown, IL, the daughter of Wayne and Juanita Hovey Munsch. She was married to Roy Lahr and he preceded her in death on May 4, 2007.
Betty is survived by one son, Mike Lahr of Mattoon; two daughters, Cindy Paoni of Pittsfield and Susan Lahr of Springfield; two sisters, Doris (Bob) Anderson and Ruby (Terry) Allen, both of Lincoln; two brothers, Clarence (Janice) Munsch of rural Beason and Harry Munsch of Oklahoma City, OK; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Douglas; one daughter, Mary; and brothers, Bob and Edward.
Betty was a member of Southern Baptist Church. She loved to play bingo and crochet, among other crafty things.
Memorial services for Betty will be Friday, May 10, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln. Visitation will be one hour prior to service from 1:00-2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in New Union Cemetery, Lincoln.
Memorials may be given to Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital or St. Clara's Manor.