BETTIE JEAN RADDATZ, 88 ROCKFORD - Bettie Jean Raddatz, 88, of Rockford, passed away peacefully April 24, 2014 in the home of her daughter, Barbara, surrounded by her loving family. Born October 6, 1925 to Harold and Martha (Johaningsmier) Cordray in Belvidere. Married Clarence W. Raddatz on July 13, 1944. Bettie was an extremely talented china painter and leaves many beautiful pieces for her family to treasure. Bettie is survived by her daughters, Barbara (Lloyd) McWilliams, Mary (Charles) Rudd; and daughter-in-law, Lorraine Raddatz; grandchildren, Kimberly (Robert) Kludt, Patrick (Sheri) McWilliams, Jennifer (Brian) Bandoli, Jeffery Rudd, Angela (Michael) Parisot, Dawn Raddatz, Karyn (Michael) Young, Pamela (Darrell) Dummer; 11 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren; brother, Jay (Mary) Cordray; sister, Joyce Cordray; and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents; husband, Clarence; son, Westley; daughter, Linda; and infant great-grandson, Noah. A special thanks to OSF Hospice and to her nurse Michelle. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 29, 2014 in Honquest Family Funeral Homes with Crematory, Mulford Chapel, 4311 N. Mulford Road, Loves Park, with Pastor Anthony Maynard officiating. Burial in Highland Garden of Memories, Belvidere. A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, April 28, 2014 in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the family to be used in Bettie's name at a later date. To share a memory or condolence please visit honquestfh.com.
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Honquest Family Funeral Homes with Crematory - Loves Park
4311 North Mulford Road Loves Park, IL 61111
Published in Rockford Register Star from Apr. 26 to Apr. 27, 2014