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 Charles W. Betten

Charles W. Betten

Gridley, McLean County, Illinois, USA
Death 15 Jul 2016 (aged 88)
Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA
Burial Servia, Wabash County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 167019712 · View Source
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Charles W. Betten, 88, North Manchester, IN died at 12:25 a.m. Friday, July 15, 2016 in Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, IN.

He was born March 24, 1928 in Gridley, IL to Charlie & Nora (Finck) Betten.

He graduated from Washington Center High School, Whitley County, IN. He served in the U. S. Army in WWII.

On August 27, 1950 he married Janice Shaffer. She died August 1, 2006.

Charles was a retired farmer and a life member of the American Legion #286, North Manchester, IN, a member of the Eel River Masonic Lodge #510, a member of Knights Templar, Huntington, IN, life member of the Knights of the York Cross of Honor and a life member of the WWII Memorial Society. He loved singing and playing the piano.

He is survived by his companion, Norma Weeda, Fort Wayne, IN; daughters, Becky (Jason) Krampton, Valparaiso, IN and Kathy (Jeffrey) Smith, North Manchester, IN; grandchildren, Angela Fellars, Melissa McKillip & Michael Rodriguez and five great grandchildren. One son, Jeffrey L. Betten, died March 19, 1977.

McKee Mortuary,North Manchester, IN.

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  • Created by: Retired Kent
  • Added: 15 Jul 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 167019712
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles W. Betten (24 Mar 1928–15 Jul 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 167019712, citing Fairview Cemetery, Servia, Wabash County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Retired Kent (contributor 48417755) .