Donna Lee Betko, 78, died Saturday at Ridgewood Care Center. Donna was born in Racine on July 25,1940, daughter of the late Walter and Helen (nee: Jahn) Betko and was a lifelong resident.
Donna graduated from Washington Park High School “Class of 1958”. She dedicated her life to her work, and her mother and father. Donna was employed with E.C. Styberg Engineering as an Administrative Assistant for 37 years and enjoyed life with her coworkers. In her youth, she taught Sunday School and was a member in the junior and senior church choir. Friends will remember her as an independent woman, an investor, a collector of things and a unique person. Donna had a special place in her heart for all animals, and one of her best friends, and great source of happiness was her dog Lindsay. She will be missed by all her family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home, 803 Main Street, on Saturday, July 27th at 10 a.m. Entombment will follow at Graceland Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the funeral home on Saturday from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. In Lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Wisconsin Humane Society.
Please send condolences to Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home.
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