Saturday, September 11, 2021
St. Theresa Catholic Church ~ Lincoln, Nebraska
Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Betty Ann Lynch, 94, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, entered into eternal rest Saturday, August 7, 2021 at Bickford of Lincoln. A resident of Lincoln and formerly of Ashland, NE, Betty was born July 19, 1927 in La Crosse, WI to Erhard and Ida (Williams) Stuber.
She graduated from Aquinas High School in 1945 and received her nursing degree from St Francis School of Nursing, La Crosse. Betty met her future husband Lee E. Lynch while working in Ripon Wisconsin, and the two were married on March 16, 1957 in Fond du Lac, WI. In 1974, they moved to Ashland. Betty was the Director of Nursing at the Ashland Care Center starting in 1974 and retiring in 1998. After retirement Betty remained active volunteering at St. Vincent DePaul and St. Theresa’s thrift stores. Betty was an animal lover, with the family owning a number of dogs over the years. Her biggest joy was volunteering at Cause for Paws in Lincoln. Betty was a devoted and faithful servant of her church.
She is survived by her children, Gary (Julie) Lynch of Wentzville, MO, Karen (Steve) Wilson of Lincoln, Thomas Lynch of Lincoln; granddaughter Sarah Lynch of St Louis MO; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by parents, Erhard and Ida Stuber; husband, Lee Lynch; siblings Robert, John, Don and George Stuber and Mary Jane (Stuber) Fowler.