Date of Death
May 9, 2016
Place of Death
A graveside service will be held at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South, 3941 S. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008, on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 11:00 AM.
Age 91, died Monday, May 9, 2016 in Libertyville, Illinois. Betty was born in Benton Harbor on June 1, 1924 to the late Adolph and Esther (Schneck) Minikel. She was a 1943 graduate of Bangor High School and had been employed by the Upjohn Company for 40 years, retiring in 1983. On October 17, 1959 she married Allen D. Ketchum, who preceded her in death on March 29, 1998. Betty loved being with her family and friends.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Ann’s of Grand Rapids, 2161 Leonard St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 c/o of the funeral home.