Betty Krantz – UPDATED


Funeral services for 87-year old Betty Krantz of Chadron, NE, are Friday, October 15, 2021 at 1:00PM at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron.

Burial will be at Bear Butte Cemetery in Sturgis, SD, at a later date.

A memorial has been established and donations may be sent in care of Chamberlain Chapel, PO Box 970, Chadron, NE 69337. 

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Betty was born on April 30, 1934, in Bixby, SD, to Earl and Christine (Patterson) Pullins. She passed away on September 30, 2021, at her home in Chadron.

Betty is survived by her children Lois Folkers of Hay Springs, NE, Laurel Lund of Chadron, and Tom Shumchenia of Hot Springs, SD; 11 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Betty was preceded in death by her husband William F. Krantz; brother Dale Pullins; daughter Linda Teahon, and nephew Jess Horejs.

Chamberlain Chapel of Chadron is in charge of arrangements for Betty Krantz.