Betty L. LePage 1923-2017
Betty L. LePage
Betty L. LePage, age 93, of Abbotsford formerly of Owen, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017 at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield.
A memorial service will be held at the United Church of Christ in Owen at a later date. Inurnment will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Withee. The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen is entrusted with the arrangements.
Betty was born on Sept. 3, 1923 the daughter of Gustav and Florence (Leischer) Lange in Stanley. She attended Windy Brooke Grade School in the town of Chelsea and Medford High School. On Feb. 26, 1942, Betty was united in marriage to Nicholas LePage in Medford at the minister’s parsonage. She worked at the Owen Pea Cannery and later at the Frederick Post Company in Owen for 35 years as a shipping clerk.
Betty was a member of United Church of Christ in Owen. She was also an active member of the Owen American Legion Post #123 Auxiliary and the O-W Vets Club. She thoroughly enjoyed league bowling. Betty especially loved being with her children and grandchildren.
Betty is survived by her children, Valerie (Lyle) Dickinson of Dousman, Sharon (Dave) O’Hara of Brentwood, Calif. and Doreen Patoile of River Falls; seven grandchildren, Lance (Michelle), Rochelle (Chris), Craig (Lisa), Traci (Chris), Trevor (Kala), Tiffany (Max) and Tara (Nick); and eight great-grandchildren. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Nick; a daughter, Jaqueline; and four brothers and a sister.
Family and friends may express condolences online at www.maurinaschilling.com