Elizabeth "Betty" Whitrock

Whitrock, Elizabeth "Betty"

Elizabeth "Betty" Whitrock, age 62, of 730 19th Avenue South, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at University Hospital, Madison, WI.

Funeral Services are 11:00 AM Friday, July 12, 2013 at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. Sahayanathan Nathan will officiate. Visitation will take place at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI from 4:00-8:00 PM Thursday and Friday at the Church from 10:00-11:00 AM. Burial will be at Restlawn Memorial Park.

Betty was born October 11, 1950 in Milwaukee, WI to Anton and Elaine (Meyer) Cychosz. She married Michael D. Whitrock on August 8, 1970 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Betty was a scheduler for Newpage Corporation for 43 years retiring in 2012.

Betty was a long time member of the Corvettes of the North; St. Mary's Woman's Club and enjoyed traveling and playing Bunko.

Betty is survived by her mother, Elaine Graper of Manawa, WI; husband, Michael; two sons, Ryan Whitrock of Wisconsin Rapids, WI and Nathan (Joanna) Whitrock of Sun Prairie, WI; four grandchildren, Chloe, Carley, Grace and Gavin; brother, Thomas (Ann) Cychosz of Dallas, TX; two sisters, Mary (Roy) Glocke of Jackson, WI and Beverly Herbest of Oshkosh, WI; sister in law, Peggy (Al) Ose of Wisconsin Rapids, WI and is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and other family and special friends.

Betty was preceded in death by her father, Anton Cychosz, stepfather, Henry Graper, father and mother in law, Donald and Bernice Whitrock and godparents, Peter and Stella Cychosz.

Memorials can be designated to the UW Cancer Center Riverview or to Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church.


Funeral Home

Ritchay Funeral Home
1950 12TH ST SOUTH Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-0847
(715) 423-1414

Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on July 10, 2013