Betty M. Biehl
May 1, 1928 – October 2, 2019
Betty M. Biehl, 91, of Davenport passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2019
. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, October 7, 2019 at Our Savior Lutheran Church, Bettendorf. There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Our Savior Lutheran Church. Online tributes and condolences can be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com.
Betty was born May 1, 1928 in Davenport to Albert and Dorothy (Bertossa) Fanth. She graduated from Davenport High School and then worked at Strieter Motor Company where she met her future husband, Al Biehl. They married on September 14, 1947 and raised their family in Bettendorf.
Being a charter member of Our Savior, Betty was active in church for many years, especially enjoying choir. She had fond memories and friends from her years working at Iowa – Illinois Gas and Electric Riverside, her favorite job. In her later years while living at ManorCare Utica Ridge, Betty made even more friends. She leaves behind a legacy of love, laughter, and caring for others.
Survivors include her children, Roger (Joy) Biehl of Long Grove, Sandy Biehl of Eldridge and Jeff (Gretchen) Biehl of Davenport; five grandchildren, Tony (Carissa) Biehl, Tyler (Rachel Biehl, Joe (Kelli) Uhde, Josh (Nikki) Uhde and Jenny (Doug) Woolums; ten great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, husband and sister Marcia (Vicki) Sones.
The family wishes to thank Genesis Hospice for their tender care. A special thank you to the staff of ManorCare for the care they gave Betty and especially to the Activity Department for offering her varied opportunities to truly enjoy herself and others.