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Peter Paul Betker
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1889
Portage County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1953
Forest County
Wisconsin, USA

OBITUARY - SERVICES FRIDAY FOR PETER BETKER - Forest County Republican (7-9-1953)

Laona - Peter Betker, 64, died at 11 o'clock Monday morning, June 29, at the Ovitz hospital after a short illness. Mr. Betker was born in Rosholt, Wisconsin, April 29, 1889. He married Alice Simonis of Knowlton, Wisconsin, on April 6, 1909. Preceding him in death are two daughters, Mary who died January 2, 1926, and Hazel, who died January 5, 1924.

Survivors include his wife, Alice; three sons, Roy and Carl, of California and John of Milwaukee; seven daughters, Margaret Murphy, Ruth Adamski, Frances Kendall, Irene Votis of Milwaukee; Vivian Tangness of Minneapolis and Ethel Calhoun and Agnes Mortson of Laona; four sisters, Mrs. Anton Myska and Mrs. Martin Zywicki of Rosholt, Mrs. Jake Dehlinger of Stevens Point and Mrs. C. J. Irish of Laona; 17 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

The body was in state at the Boyle Funeral Home in Wabeno. Rosary was said at 8:15 Thursday evening. The Rev. S. Stern offered the requiem high mass at 9 o'clock Friday morning in St. Leonard's Catholic church. Paulbearers were the son-in-laws, Edward Murphy, John Adamski, Harold Mortson, Tom Kendall, Arnold Calhoun and Pat Votis. Burial was in the Laona cemetery.

For more information regarding the Betker family and Laona, Wisconsin visit:
Family links: 
  Carl Betker (1859 - 1926)
  Mary A. Hintz Betker (1854 - 1940)
  Alice Susan Simonis Betker (1891 - 1984)
  Margaret Mae Betker Lang (1910 - 1997)*
  Carl L Betker (1911 - 1961)*
  John Francis Betker (1913 - 1988)*
  Agnes C Betker Mortson (1915 - 1972)*
  Roy Walter Betker (1918 - 1997)*
  Hazel Betker (1919 - 1923)*
  Ruth Alice Betker Adamski (1922 - 2004)*
  Mary Betker (1923 - 1925)*
  Frances Arlene Betker Kendall (1927 - 2005)*
  Irene Mable Betker Votis (1932 - 2000)*
  Apolonia Betker Zywicki (1880 - 1967)*
  Martha S Betker Simonis (1883 - 1912)*
  Peter Paul Betker (1889 - 1953)
  Mary Anna Betker Irish (1891 - 1964)*
  Balvina Betker Myska (1894 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Laona Cemetery
Forest County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Sec C, Lot 191, Plot 1
Created by: John C. Irish
Record added: Mar 17, 2006
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Peter Paul Betker
Added by: John C. Irish
Peter Paul Betker
Added by: John C. Irish
Peter Paul Betker
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