Betty Ann Pinnow, 88, of Beloit, WI, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, September 24, 2018 at Sun Valley North, Beloit, WI.
She was born June 2, 1930 on the family farm in Juda, WI, the daughter of Frank and Anna (Lederman) Ruehlow. Betty was a 1948 graduate of Brodhead High School, Brodhead, WI. She married John R. Pinnow on August 19, 1949 in Evangelical United Brethren Church, Brodhead, WI. He predeceased her on May 19, 2000.
Betty was formerly employed by the Bank of Brodhead and Arlans in Beloit, WI. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, crocheting, reading the bible, attending church, watching basketball and golf, and eating dessert, especially chocolate. Betty was a former member of Evangelical United Brethren Church, Brodhead, WI, Second Congregational Church, Beloit, WI and United Congregational Church, Bradenton, FL. She attended Rock Valley Chapel, Beloit, WI.
Survivors include her children, Steven (Cheryl) Pinnow, Sandra (Preston) Gaffney and Sharon (Stephen) Butler; grandchildren, Jamie (Roger) Ostenson, Jason Ryan, Julia Pinnow, Scott (Michelle) Gaffney, Rachel (Chris) Kotwitz, Matthew (Mande) Gaffney, Jennifer (Kent) Davis, Tracy (Ryan) Griggs, and Allison (Shawn) Zenthoefer; great grandchildren, Tyler Stott, Garrett and Lauryn Ostenson, Jonathan, Jaelyn and Jillian Ryan, Taylor and Makayle Gaffney, Carly, Hudson and Emerson Davis, Audrey Griggs, Gavin, Gibson and Griffin Kotwitz; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her parents, husband, infant sister, sister Ruth Schilt and grandson Jonathan Pinnow.
Funeral service for Betty will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 3, 2018 in the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI, with Pastor Timothy Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Brodhead, WI. Visitation of remembrance will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be given in Betty's name to Beloit Regional Hospice or Rock Valley Chapel.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com