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Betty B. Lemmer, Age 94

Thursday, January 10, 2019
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Betty B. Lemmer

Lexington Resident:

Betty B. Lemmer, 94 of Lexington passed away at her home Sunday, December 30th, 2018. Betty was born September 25th, 1924 in Eddyville, Nebraska to Herman Leo andAnna B. (Smith) Pierce. Betty was one of nine children. She attended school in Eddyville.After school she worked and on February 26th, 1946 she was united in marriage to Robert (Bob) Lem-mer in Eddyville.The couple moved to Lexington and in 1955 moved to Cozad and then back to Lexington in 1965 where she resided until her death. Betty loved fill- in puzzles and playing the piano and organ. She also loved spending time with her family. Betty is survived by her daughter; Mary Bailey of Lexington, two grandsons: Kirk and wife Tami of South Sioux City, Nebraska and Kevin of Wichita, Kansas, three great-grandchildren: Lili, Peydon and Autumn and one sister-in-law Merna Stithem ofTexas. Betty was preceded in death by her parents, husband Bob in 1976, sisters: Ruth, who died as a baby, Margaret and husband Dwight Spies, Eva Bell, and Velma (Slats) Spellmeyer Carr Rhodes and her husband, John, John and Ron, brothers: Ernie and wife Georgianna, Lee and wifeVivian, Gene and wife Doris, and Donald and wife Evelyn. It was Betty’s wishes to be cremated and she will be buried next to her husband at St. Ann’s Cemetery at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the Nebraska Boy’s Ranch in Alliance or the St. Jude’s Cancer Society. Reynolds-Love Funeral home in Lexington was honored to assist the family with arrangements. Please share online condolences with the family by visiting: .