Betty Ann Sass Savary

Farmersburg, Clayton County, Iowa, USA
Death 5 Dec 2011 (aged 78)
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
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Dubuque Telegraph Herald - Dec 11, 2011

DAVENPORT, Iowa - Betty Ann (Sass) Savary, 78, of Davenport, passed away Monday, Dec. 5, 2011, with her husband, Arthur, by her side.

In keeping with her wishes, her body has been donated to the University of Iowa's College of Medicine, for medical education and research. Inurnment will be held at later date in the Rock Island National Cemetery. Runge Mortuary & Crematory, Davenport, is in charge of arrangements.

Betty was born on Jan. 26, 1933, in Farmersburg, daughter of Henry R. and Emma (Wilker) Sass.

She married Arthur R. Savary on Dec. 18, 1954, in Dubuque. As a military wife, she traveled throughout the United States and parts of Europe.

Betty enjoyed many crafts and activities such as quilting, sewing, gardening, fishing and cooking. Quilting was a special activity that she learned from her mother and has passed on to her daughters.

Surviving are her husband of 57 years, Arthur Savary, of Davenport; five children, Cynthia (Bruce) Arneson, of Mesa, Ariz., Lynn (Jon) Duve, of Cedar Rapids, Marla (Terry) Devaney, of Davenport, Brett Savary, of Jonesboro, Ark., and Troy (Loretta) Savary, of Glendale, Ariz.; 11 grandchildren, Amy (Michael) Phillips, Bryan (Amie) Arneson, Adam Duve, Emily Duve, Sage Duve, Lisa (Keith) Edwards, Lora (Jerry) Carter, Tara Devaney, Mario Savary, Charisse Savary and Amanda Savary; 17 great-grandchildren; her stepfather, Elroy Webb, of Dubuque; and a sister, Bonnie Reinertson, of Yuma, Ariz.

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  • Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 11 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 81817553
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Betty Ann Sass Savary (26 Jan 1933–5 Dec 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81817553, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Mr. Badger Hawkeye (contributor 46542485) .