Betty Jean Herrington

March 26, 1932 - Jan. 26, 2012

Betty Jean Herrington of Dousman passed away while surrounded by loved ones Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at the age of 79. Betty was born in Cannelton, Ind., on March 26, 1932, the daughter of Paul and Pearl (nee McFarling) Johnson.

She married the love of her life, Alfred Herrington, on Dec. 24, 1955. Betty was a founding member of the Kettle Moraine Community Church, where her memorial service will be held. Betty was a devoted wife and mother who loved spending time with her family. Her kind and gentle heart will never be forgotten.

Betty will be dearly missed by her husband of 56 years, Al; her children, Robert (Suzanne) Herrington of Waukesha, Tracy (Brett) Bednar of Dousman, David (Cathy) Herrington of Johnson Creek and Beth (Paul) Pfeiffer of Prescott; her grandchildren, Corey, Crystal, Blake, Cameron, Dallas, Angelica, Christy, Jamie, Samantha, Jessica, Michael, Priscilla and Elijah; her great-grandson, Bentley; and her brothers, Walter (Sue) Johnson, Billie Joe (Charlotte) Johnson and Gary (Mary) Johnson. Betty is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her two brothers, Paris and James Johnson.

The memorial service for Betty will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Kettle Moraine Community Church, W341-S6480 Highway 59, North Prairie, WI 53151.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated by the family to the Kettle Moraine Community Church (address above).