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Josephine McDonald Betts
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1887
Kossuth County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1963
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

BORN IA, dau of John McDonald--Louise Hoy; she wed Abram on 4 Sep 1907 [PER Big Stone Cnty MN]

MN--Graceville Enterprise....19 Dec 1963
JOSEPHINE BETTS: 76; formerly Gracevl-now Minneapolis, passed away [Saturday] Dec 14 after a lingering illness. She was born 20 Apr 1887 in Algona IA, dau of [late] Mr-MrsJohn McDonald. In 1907 she was united in marriage to Abram Betts in Ortonville. She lived in rural BigStone Cnty & in Clinton until 1951 at which time she moved to Mnpls where she lived until the time of her passing.
She is survived by 6 childen: AbramL Betts-Mnpls; MrsTed Kelm-Detroit Lakes; MrsLuella VanKeuren-Mnpls; MrsPA Patterson & MrsGlen Dorran-both CulverCity CA; & MrsEmil Moberg-Clinton. Also 1 bro: Arthur McDonald-Plaza ND; & 1 sis: MrsKatherine Welch-WalnutGrove. She was preceded in death by her husband & son Dayton.
Final rites were held Tuesday [12-17] at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Graceville. Officia-ting was FatherGermain Kunz with interment in Lakeside Catholic Cem.
Pallbearers were VL Sullivan, James Mullins, Richard Mullin, Ed Holden, Harry Moberg & Rudy Betts.
Family links: 
  Abram B Betts (1873 - 1951)*
  Louise Bernadine Betts Helm (1908 - 1998)*
  Luella V Betts VanKeuren (1911 - 2005)*
  Abram Leroy Betts (1913 - 1989)*
  Verona J Betts Patterson (1915 - 1998)*
  Dolores Betts Moberg (1919 - 2005)*
  Dayton John Betts (1922 - 1945)*
  Baby Dau Betts (1925 - 1925)*
*Calculated relationship
Graceville Cemetery
Big Stone County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: DJ Csikos
Record added: Aug 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57685913
Josephine <i>McDonald</i> Betts
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Josephine <i>McDonald</i> Betts
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MOST ALL desire--A Forget me not! We should remember Andrew Betts-an early settler of CrawfordCnty PA as the father of this large family group. Rest in peace one & all; One more of the many distant cousins-Dianna
- DJ Csikos
 Added: Sep. 28, 2012
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- DJ Csikos
 Added: Apr. 5, 2011

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