Obit: Capek, Betty A. (1932 - 2017)

Transcriber: Robert Lipprandt 

Surnames: Capek, Chevrier, Polzin

----Source: The Cornell Courier - Sentinel (Cornell, WI) 12/31/2017

Capek, Betty A. (Polzin) (6 FEB 1932 - 30 DEC 2017)

Betty A. Capek, 85, Cornell, passed away Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Cornell Health Services.

Betty was born the daughter of Frederick and Ellen (Chevrier) Polzin, Feb. 6, 1932, at home in the Town of Arthur.

She moved to Cornell in 1936, and attended school there. She later moved to Madison, and worked at the RAYOVAC Battery Company.

Betty was united in marriage to Francis Capek Sept. 11, 1954, in Nashua, Iowa, at the Little Brown Church in the Vale. They resided in Cornell, where Betty was a full-time housewife and assisted her husband working in the woods.

She is survived by her sons – Terry (Kay) Capek, Scott (Sharon) Capek and Francis Capek; grandchildren – Christina, Kevin, Heather, Tyler, Danielle and Elisha; and seven great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband – Francis; and two sisters – Melvina and CeCelia.

Services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 6, at Borton-Leiser Funeral Home in Cornell, with Scott Capek officiating. Interment will be at the Cornell Cemetery following the services.
Visitation will be held from noon-2 p.m., Saturday, at the funeral home.

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