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Betty L. Anthony

1934 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Betty L. Anthony Born: Jan. 8, 1934; Belvidere, IL Died: Dec. 10, 2013; Rockford, IL Betty L. Anthony, age 79, of Marengo, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford. She was born January 8, 1934 in Belvidere, to Alfred and Ethyl Dunker. She married Wylie "Doc" Anthony on December 28, 1956, in Dubuque, Iowa. She attended Marengo schools, graduating from Marengo High School class of 1951. She enjoyed RV-ing, sewing and crafts, and was a collector of dolls. Betty was a lifelong member of Zion Lutheran Church in Marengo. She is survived by her children, Lisa Anthony, Doug (Lynne) Anthony; grandchildren, Caitlin (Josh Wagner) Anthony, Jake Anthony; sister, Donna Dunker-Ackman; sisters-in-law, Arlene (Robert) Persinger, Lydia (the late Pete) Anthony; and nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, "Doc". Visitation will be from 4:00 - 7:00 pm, on Thursday, December 12, 2013, at Zion Lutheran Church, 412 Jackson St. Marengo. Visitation will continue from 10:00 am until the 11:00 am funeral service on Friday, December 13, at the church. Interment will be in Highland Garden of Memories, Belvidere. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Tuition Assistance Fund at Zion Lutheran Church. Online condolences visit www.marengounionfuneral home.com
Published in the Northwest Herald from Dec. 11 to Dec. 13, 2013
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