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Betty Bohnert

    Betty June Bohnert, 87, Middlebury, died Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Greencroft Health Care in Goshen.

    She was born June 24, 1926, in Marshfield, Wisc., to William F. and Vervia (Smith) Roeber.

    She was a 1944 graduate of Medford High School and a homemaker. She and her husband were the former co-owners of Radio Station WIGM in Medford, Wisc. She was a lifetime member of Community United Church of Christ in Medford, Wisc.

    She was married November 29, 1947 in Medford, Wisc., to Raymond R. Bohnert. He preceded her in death on June 28, 1998.

    Surviving are two daughters, Kristin (Phil) Tice, Shipshewana, and Jayne (Harris) Helgeson, Woodinville, Wash.; one son, Randall (Suzanne) Bohnert, Arlington, Virg.; six grandchildren; two great-grandsons; two stepgrandsons; and five stepgreat-grandchildren.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two brothers.

    Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 29, at First United Methodist Church in Middlebury with Pastor Ron Russell officiating.

    Burial will be in Medford Evergreen Cemetery II, Medford Wisc.

    Memorials may be directed to the Elkhart County Food Bank.

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral home.com.

    Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.