Betta McCrossen

McCrossen, Betta

Betta "Betty" McCrossen of Wisconsin Rapids, died Sunday February 3, 2013, in care of Ministry Home Care Hospice Services.

Betta, the eldest of 12 children was born July 16, 1936 to John and Ruth (Hanneman) McCrossen.

Betta spent many years in foster care and worked at ODC and Hardees in Wisconsin Rapids. She enjoyed spending her afternoons dancing at the Lowell Center.

Betta is survived by five brothers, Gilbert (Shirley), John Jr. (Cathy), Gary (Judy), Ken (Diane), and Richard; sisters Beverly Yustus, Nancy McLaughlin, Patsy (Bob) Schulz, and 37 nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers Donald, Robert, and James.

Betta will be greatly missed by her family and many friends that she made at the Lowell Center and throughout her life.

Memorial services will be held at Higgins Funeral Home, Wisconsin Rapids, at 11 A.M. Friday February 8, 2013. Visitation will be from 10 A.M. Friday until the time of service at the funeral home.

Betta's family wishes to extend their gratitude to her foster parents and her caretakers at Hilltop Assisted Living.


Funeral Home

Higgins Funeral Home
631 East Grand Avenue Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Feb. 6, 2013