|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1907|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 2000|
BLOOMING PRAIRIE -- A funeral Mass for F. Pauline Betlach will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Columbanus Catholic Church in Blooming Prairie, with the Rev. Richard Dernek officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Betlach, 93, of Blooming Prairie, a former teacher, died Saturday (Sept. 9, 2000) at Prairie Manor Nursing Home in Blooming Prairie.
F. Pauline Zaugg was born Sept. 2, 1907, in Yutan, Neb., later moved to Minneapolis and after graduating from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor of science degree in English taught in North Dakota high schools. On July 25, 1933, she married Dr. Bernard Betlach in Minneapolis and they made their home in Blooming Prairie. She was a member of St. Columbanus Catholic Church and American Association of University Women and was active in community celebrations.
Survivors include a daughter, Pat (Paul) Birgin of Rochester; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, a sister and a grandson.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Blooming Prairie Funeral Home and an hour before the service Wednesday at the church. The ladies rosary will be recited at 4 p.m., and there will be a vigil prayer service at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor's choice.
Rudolph H Zaugg (1879 - 1958)
Mabel D Hamann Zaugg (1881 - 1985)
Bernard Daniel Betlach (1905 - 1975)*
Margarite Elizabeth Zaugg (1904 - 1999)*
Frances Pauline Zaugg Betlach (1907 - 2000)
Saint Columbanus Cemetery
Created by: K. Pike
Record added: Feb 28, 2006
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