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Betty Ann Schafer Churchill Arnold

July 24, 1931 February 15, 2018
Betty  Ann Schafer Churchill Arnold
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Obituary for Betty Ann Schafer Churchill Arnold

Betty Ann Schafer Churchill Arnold, 86, of Beatrice went to be with God on February 15, 2018. She was born on July 24, 1931 at Tobias. Their family moved to Beatrice when she was a child. Betty graduated from Beatrice High School in 1949. She was married to Lloyd Churchill who passed away shortly after. She married Clifford Arnold on June 29, 1953 in Beatrice. They had two daughters Sue and LeNee. She was always athletic and became an avid bowler and golfer, winning many awards for her abilities. After 15 years as a bookkeeper at Wallman Chrysler Plymouth, she retired to spend time with grandchildren and her golfing girlfriends in league and tournaments across Nebraska. She and Cliff snowbirded to Yuma AZ for 15 years before his passing in 2003. She has resided for the past 5 ½ years at the Kensington in Beatrice. She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Beatrice.

Survivors include two daughters, Sue Ann (John) Carrel of Beatrice and LeNee R. McGuyer Cross of Lincoln; two grandchildren, Dawn McGuyer Menard of Lincoln and Jake (Angela) Carrel of Beatrice; eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Marge Balderson of Lincoln; one sister-in-law, Dorothy Schafer of Beatrice; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Wilhelmina “Minnie” Schafer; her first husband, Lloyd Churchill; her second husband, Clifford Arnold; two brothers, Wayne and Warren Schafer.

Memorial services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Monday, February 19, 2018 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Beatrice with Rev. Dr. J. Dirk Reek officiating. Private inurnment of the cremains will precede the services at Evergreen Home Cemetery of Beatrice. A memorial has been established to the American Cancer Society. There will be no viewing. A register book will be available for signatures at Fox Funeral Home on Sunday, February 18, 2018 from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. and at the church one hour preceding the services on Monday. Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice is in charge of the arrangements

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