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Rose Clara Schroeder Bettge
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1911
McLennan County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 2007
McLennan County
Texas, USA

Rose Clara Bettge, 95, of Waco, died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2007, at St. Catherine's Center. Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at St. Louis Catholic Church with the Rev. David Leibham officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. On Saturday morning at St. Louis, just prior to the service, visitation will begin at 9 a.m. and rosary will be recited at 9:45 a.m.

Rose was born in Leroy, Texas, to the late William and Clara Schroeder. She worked at various jobs in the retail business, and her last job was with Clifton-Simpson. Upon retirement, she volunteered with the Ladies of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul, and also St. Veronica's Circle at St. Louis Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene George Bettge; and seven brothers and sisters.

She is survived by daughter, Clara Jean Matusik and husband, Harry, of Waco; grandchildren, Jackie Schlatter and husband, Mike, of San Antonio, Rebecca Ann Brown and husband, Spencer, Jr., of Waco, Kathleen Huggins and husband, Gray, of Garland, and Mike Matusik and wife, Debbie, of Austin; eleven great-grandchildren; and many other family members and friends.

Waco Tribune-Herald: 8/18/2007
Family links: 
  William George Schroeder (1881 - 1937)
  Clara C Wolf Schroeder (1882 - 1931)
  Eugene George Bettge (1908 - 1987)*
  Gertrude Katherine Schroeder Uptmor (1902 - 1967)*
  Willie Mae Schroeder Bettge (1904 - 1992)*
  Alfonse Frank Schroeder (1905 - 1973)*
  Annie Clara Schroeder Uptmor (1907 - 1983)*
  Andrew Schroeder (1909 - 1983)*
  Rose Clara Schroeder Bettge (1911 - 2007)
  Johanna M. Schroeder Tichavsky (1914 - 1984)*
  William Martin Schroeder (1919 - 1979)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
McLennan County
Texas, USA
Plot: Sect. K, Lot 125, Sp. 1
Maintained by: Gerri (Voss) Ward
Originally Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Aug 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21002961
Rose Clara <i>Schroeder</i> Bettge
Added by: Mark Dutton
Rose Clara <i>Schroeder</i> Bettge
Added by: Mark Dutton
Rose Clara <i>Schroeder</i> Bettge
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May she rest in peace!
- Gerri (Voss) Ward
 Added: Feb. 4, 2008

- Rest in Heavenly peace ~*Ladypepper*~
 Added: Aug. 18, 2007

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