Celebrating the life of Betty Faber
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A private family graveside service will be held at Fulton Township Cemetery. Rev. Kevin VerHoeven, Pastor of Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Fulton will be officiating. There will be no visitation; the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. A memorial to the Bethel Christian Reformed Church - Covenant Promise has been established.
Betty was born June 4, 1929 to Ralph and Martha Balk. She was the last one of ten children. Don Faber, her husband of 49 years, preceded her in death on April 18, 1996. She had several jobs, but will especially be remembered as co-owner of B & D’s Dutch Oven. She was a charter member of Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Fulton, was a member of the church’s Mary & Martha Society, and had served as a Calvinette Counselor and Sunday school teacher. She enjoyed collecting dolls, crafting and spending time with her family.
Survivors include four daughters, Donna VanZuiden of Fulton, IL, Brenda (Ed) Langrehr of Fulton, IL, Sheila (Garry) Huizenga of Fulton, IL and Laura Foster of Clinton, IA and one son-in-law, Bill Estilow of Fulton, IL. She was also very proud of her fifteen grandchildren, 43 great grandchildren and 13 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Don; a daughter, Debra Estilow; a great grandson, Michael Dann; sisters and brothers.
The family wishes to thank MercyOne Hospital for the special care of Mom in her final hours.
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