PEORIA - Betty June Swahlstedt, 90, of Peoria passed away at 7:05 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Betty was born in Peoria on June 21, 1923, the daughter of Otis and Estella Schultz Wilson. She married William John Swahlstedt on Aug. 18, 1950, in Kankakee. He preceded her in death on April 16, 1979.
She is survived by two sons, Kim (Beth) of Naperville and Kip (Jonel) of Edwards; one daughter, Kit (Mike) Hefner of Granville; three granddaughters, Kristen Swahlstedt of Huntley, Jessica (Sean) Roe of Las Vegas, Nev., and Stephanie Swahlstedt of Edwards; three grandsons, Michael Swahlstedt of Chicago, Eric Swahlstedt of Edwards and Adam Swahlstedt of Edwards; and one great-grandson, Owen Roe.
Betty also was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Jeanne Kelley.
She was a teacher for District 150, teaching at Garfield. She also was in the Teachers Sorority ADK.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. The Rev. Stephen Barch will officiate. Burial will be in Lutheran Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to West Peoria Fire Department.
To view Betty's memorial page, please go to www.davison-fulton.com.
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