Vivian R. ‘Vicki’ Bethke

March 20, 1938 – Aug. 12, 2011

Vivian R. "Vicki" Bethke of North Lake went home to the Lord on Friday, Aug. 12, 2011, at age 73.

Vicki was a faithful member of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish, North Lake.

Her strong will, sense of principle, generosity and sense of humor will be remembered by all, especially those who knew her well.

She was the beloved wife of Donald "Don" for 53 years; loving mother of Ricky (Kathy) Bethke, Kerry (Barbra) Bethke and Scott (Atchara) Bethke; and devoted grandmother to Candice (Michael), Kimberly, Megan, Ryan, Christopher, Adam and Apinya Jessica. She is further survived by six great-grandchildren, other relatives and numerous friends. Private services were held. If desired, memorials may be made in Vicki’s name to Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish. Evert-Luko Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 367-2156 or visit online at