Obituary: Betty J. Lyjak
Betty J. Lyjak, age 90, of Stevens Point, died November 22, 2018 at the Portage County Health Care Center while under the care of hospice.
Betty was born July 19, 1928 to the late George & Ella (Pflugradt) Webie in Stevens Point, WI. She attended the local schools and attended P.J. Jacobs High School.
Betty married Anthony Lyjak on July 5, 1947 at St. Paul Lutheran Church. They were happily married for 71 years.
She spent her life as a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.
Family and Faith meant everything to Betty. She was a lifelong member of St. Paul Lutheran Church where she kept active in the YAHS Club, Women’s Guild, and as a Sunday School Teacher. She was also the family seamstress.
She is survived by her loving husband, Anthony; daughters, Diane (Gus) Turk, Bonnie (Peter) Hamann, Kitty Steckel and Pam (Duane) Danielski; 12 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren; 3 step great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. She is further survived by sister, Doris (Clarence) Hintz.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George & Ella Webie; granddaughter, Dawn Lucas; brother, George Webie Jr.; and sister, June Miller.
A Funeral Service will be held 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at St Paul Lutheran Church. Visitation will be held Monday, November 26th from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Boston Funeral Home. Visitation will also precede the funeral on Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will follow in Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.