Elizabeth Katherine <I>Steele</I> Krause Derickson

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Elizabeth Katherine Steele Krause Derickson

  • Birth 22 Jun 1925 Rhinelander, Oneida County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Death 11 Nov 2011 Rhinelander, Oneida County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Burial Argonne, Forest County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Memorial ID 96476709

Obituary for Elizabeth "Betty" Derickson

Elizabeth "Betty" K. Derickson, age 86, of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, November 11, 2011 at St. Mary's Hospital, Rhinelander. She was born on June 22, 1925 in Rhinelander the daughter of Leonard and Amy (Grandine) Steele. Betty married Orand "Pete" Krause on April 15, 1944; he preceded her in death on July 3, 1972. On November 18, 1972, she married Alfred Derickson; he preceded her in death on June 27, 2004. Betty lived many years in Argonne and retired in Rhinelander. She enjoyed her grandchildren, knitting, sewing, canning and family get-togethers. Grandma was always warm and giving and greeted everyone with open arms. The little ones always brought a smile to her face and joy to her heart. She is survived by Daughters: Gloria (Roy) Curtis, Bellflower, Washington Karen (Edward) Balsewicz, Minneapolis, MN Dawn (Michael) Bourdo, Milwaukee LaVon (James) Sanger, Rhinelander Sons: Wayne (Leone) Krause, Brick, NJ Karl (Kay) Krause, Green Bay Kurtis (Sue) Krause, Rhinelander Lorry (Judy) Krause, Rhinelander 19 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren 3 step-children Sisters: Mary (Al) Cole, Pullman, Washington Joanne (Myron) Nelson, Green Bay Joy (Fritz) Bauermeister, New Richmond Dorothy Guth, Missoula, MT Brothers: Donald (Mary Kay) Steele, Ontario, CA Morton Steele, Cincinnati, OH Sister-in-law: Dorothy Robarge Preceded in death by her parents; Amy and Leonard, husbands; Orand "Pete" Krause and Alfred Derickson, a brother, Charles Steel and great grandson, Kyle Guidice. Visitation will be on Thursday, November 17 from 9-11:00 a.m. at Weber-Hill Funeral Home, Crandon. Funeral Service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Peter Korthals officiating. Interment will be in the Argonne Town Cemetery. Weber-Hill Funeral Home, Crandon is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences at www.weberhillfuneral home.com

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  • Created by: Kathy Steele Itson
  • Added: 3 Sep 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 96476709
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Katherine Steele Krause Derickson (22 Jun 1925–11 Nov 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 96476709, citing Town of Argonne Cemetery, Argonne, Forest County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Kathy Steele Itson (contributor 47923252) .