THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Betty J. Engler
Issue Date: February 7, 2018
Betty Jane (Barnes) Engler, age 96, passed away when God answered her prayers and took her home on Monday, January 22, 2018, in Plainfield, Illinois.
Betty was born to Samuel and Margaret (Warren) Barnes on March 18, 1921. She had a brother, Warren and a sister, Peggy.
Betty married the love of her life, Randolph D. Engler in 1939. They celebrated 74 years of marriage and loved their "Ponderosa" home in Crivitz.
They had 2 children, Dennis and Diane.
Betty enjoyed bowling, knitting, crocheting, gardening, baking and pinochle.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, brother, sister, husband and son.
She is survived by her daughter, Diane; son-in-law, Fred Meier; daughter-in-law, Virginia; grandchildren, Terri (Paul) Niemeyer, Tracy (Gary) Sendra, Dennis (Angela) Engler, Timothy Engler, Jill (John) Cross and Anjanette (Frank) Laisch; 18 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren, and multiple nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held in Crivitz, date to be determined.