Obituaries

Bette L. King

Bette Lurene King, 78, formerly of Newman Grove, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at the Women’s Methodist Hospital in Omaha.

Bette is survived by a son Patrick (Julie) Kirk of Fontanelle, two daughters: Nori (Darin) Blackburn of Waterville, KS and Shelley Kirk (boyfriend Lynn Lehman) of Beatrice, six grandchildren: Chase Blackburn of Lincoln, Reid Blackburn of Manhattan, KS, Sidney Blackburn (boyfriend Trent Jeary) of Lincoln, Logan, Casey, and Dustin Kirk of Fontanelle, sister Lynn (Charles) Springer Hancock of Albuquerque, NM, nieces and nephews: Jessie Brown (James Opel) of Albuquerque, NM, Christina (Marc) Stoll of Denver, CO, Kirk (Michelle) Dady of Post Falls, ID, Holly Dady of Spokane, WA, Lisa Wingate of Omaha, Chris Kirk of Roundup, MT and Amy Kirk of Blair, along with other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Homer King, brother Duane Springer, sister Linda Springer and granddaughter Lindsey Kirk.
A Memorial Service was held Monday, Jan. 4, 2021 at the United Methodist Church in Newman Grove with Pastor Susan Sanders officiating. Inurnment will take place at a later date.
Memorials are suggested to the United Methodist Church in Newman Grove.
Levander Funeral Home of Newman Grove was in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.