Betty Jane Knutson

September 16, 2018

ARCADIA, Wis. — Betty Jane Knutson, 72, of Arcadia died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Franciscan Health System in La Crosse.

Betty was born March 22, 1946, in Arcadia, to Lambert and Clarice (Bjorge) Urbick. Betty married Howard S. Knutson Sept. 5, 1964, at Christ Lutheran Church in Arcadia. She was a home maker, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Betty enjoyed having rummage sales, gardening, her flowers, doing sudoku, eating radishes and cheese puffs.

Betty is survived by her four children, Beverly (Matthew) Goetting of Whitehall, Wis., James (Jennifer) Knutson of Arcadia, Erik Knutson of Whitehall, Sandra (Andy) Hoch of Arcadia; brothers, Larry (Janet) Urbick of Marshfield, Wis., Roger Urbick of Whitehall, Lambert “Herbie” Urbick of Independence, Wis.; sister, Sharon (Robert) Byrne of Trempealeau, Wis.; six grandchildren, Josh (Michelle) Goetting, Rachel (Jason Rindal) Goetting, Samantha and Nicholas Knutson, Madisyn and Hollie Wagner; four great-grandchildren, Jaaziah Rindal, Jarrett Goetting, Logan and Matthew Knutson. Betty was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard Oct. 6, 1999; sisters, Joyce Moe and Sonia Raab.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 17, at Christ Lutheran Church with the Rev. Bob Schoenknecht officiating. Friends and family may from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Wozney-Killian Funeral Home. They may also call from 10 a.m. until the time of services Monday at the church. Burial will be in Fagernes Lutheran Cemetery, rural Blair, Wis.

Wozney-Killian Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.wozneykillianfh.com.

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