Betty Bolton

Betty Bolton (nee Eganhouse) passed away Saturday, May 8, 2010, at the age of 85. Born in Bellevue, Iowa, she moved around the country with her beloved husband of 62 years.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Leona and Edward Eganhouse; brother, Edward Eganhouse Jr.; and sister, Donna Brust.

She is survived by her husband, Wilbur "Bill"; daughter, Sandy (David) Rasmussen; son, Curtis (Marilyn); grandchildren, Erik (Rhonda) and Jerod (Karen) Rasmussen, and Elizabeth, Isaac (Liza) and Lucas Bolton; great-grandchildren, Ezra, Eli and Evangeline Bolton, and Carter and "baby-to-be" Ryan Rasmussen; and sister, Mary Clark. She is also survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. memorial service Thursday, May 13, at Heritage Funeral Home, 16880 W. National Ave., New Berlin. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, May 17, at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Bellevue, Iowa.

Memorials to Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center are appreciated.

Heritage Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 901-1140 or visit online at