Betty Joyce Burmeister, 81, of Dysart, died Aug. 1, 2013, at Keystone Care Center in Keystone after a short illness.
Betty was born at her home in Irving, on Feb. 11, 1932. Her parents were Lester and Blanche Fullmer. She married Virgil Keith Burmeister on Jan. 27, 1951, at the Little Brown Church in Nashua. They farmed for 42 years and retired in 1996.
Betty is survived by her four daughters, Deborah Karr of Murray, Utah, Carol of Albuquerque, N.M., Cheryl of Santa Cruz, Calif., and Denise (Doug) Krutzfeldt of Solon; three grandsons, Chad Karr, Brian Karr and Ben Krutzfeldt; two great-grandchildren, Kyah and Jagger Karr; and a sister, Norma DeWitte.
Funeral services were held Aug. 6 at the Elberon United Methodist Church. Burial was in the Dysart Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to the Elberon United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society.