Betty Bittner, 77, of Foley passed away July 20, 2012 at the Foley Nursing Home.
Betty Mae Bittner was born September 22, 1934 in Swanville Township, the
daughter of Max and Ernestine Henrietta Selma Bertha (Besemann) Ganz. She
was raised on the family farm and united in marriage with Frederick Emmanuel
Bittner on February 27, 1954. Betty worked many years for Honeywell. She
enjoyed flowers and gardening, doing various crafts, and especially enjoyed
spending time with her grandchildren.
Betty is survived by her children: Terri (Ken) Krahnke of Milaca, Mark of
Long Prairie, Kelvin (Rosalind) of Princeton, Brian (Jodie) of Princeton; 11
grandchildren: Christopher Krahnke, Derek Krahnke, William Krahnke, Jason
(Deb) Bittner, Jessica (Damian) Saucedo, Justin (Brianna) Bittner, Dylan
Bittner, Jacob (Melissa) Bittner, Samantha Bittner, Tina Marie Bittner and
Randy Bittner; 10 ½ great-grandchildren: Anthony, Ariel, Taylor, Domenik,
Cali, Korben, Charles, Klayten, Chloe, Otto and Lillian; siblings: Max Ganz
Jr., Elmer (Cathy) Ganz, Bill (Lovetta) Ganz, Ernestine (John) Walters; as
well as other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frederick; siblings, Irv
Ganz, Hilda Kvarnlov, Mildred Holte, Esther Lolley, Ellen McGuire, Robert
Ganz, Annette Thomsen, Roy Ganz, Ed Ganz, Don Ganz and Jorgen Ganz.
The Funeral service was held on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Bethel Christian
Reformed Church in Princeton.
Interment: Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Princeton.