Betty Jean Lynch (Klimke), age 81, of Wausau died suddenly Monday October 31, 2011 at Primrose Retirement Community.
She is preceded in death by her husband Robert M. Lynch, to whom she was married to for over 50 years.
Betty was employed at Heritage Nursing Home in Port Washington and later volunteered at the Three Lakes Thrift Shop and the Woodson Art Museum in Wausau.
She is survived by her daughter Peggy (Jonathan) Cotter and their five children; sons Daniel Lynch of Green Bay and his three kids, Kelly Lynch and his wife Erin O'Neil of Watertown, and Patrick Lynch of Milwaukee and his three kids.
Memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at Brainard Funeral Home, 522 Adams St, Wausau. The Rev. Brad Hubbard will officiate. Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home on Saturday.
The love and friendships Betty created touched everyone that she knew.
Brainard Funeral Home, Wausau is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be given at www.brainardfuneral.com