Goshen News, Goshen, IN

May 13, 2013

Betty B. Askren


— LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Betty B. Askren, 91, formerly of Elkhart, Ind., died at 3:15 a.m. May 3 in Las Vegas.

She married Charles F. Askren Feb. 17, 1951, in Ohio. He died Dec. 29, 1969.

She is survived by a son, David Askren, Chicago, Ill.; and a daughter, Cheryl (Willis) Shepherd, Las Vegas.

A graveside service will take place Thursday at 1 p.m. at Rice Cemetery, Elkhart, Ind. Family and friends will gather immediately following at Christiana Creek Country Club (Elks Lodge 325) in Elkhart.

Stemm-Lawson-Peterson Funeral Home, Elkhart, is assisting the family.