Betty Witte


Graveside memorial services for 90-year old Betty Witte of Chadron, NE, are next month on Saturday, September 3, 2022 at 11:00 at Calvary Cemetery in Chadron.

A memorial has been established for the St Patrick’s Catholic Church Building Fund in Chadron and donations may be sent in care of

Chamberlain Chapel, PO Box 970, Chadron, NE 69337

Online condolences may be left at

Betty was born February 19, 1932 in Chadron, NE to Lloyd E. and Gladys M. (Grant) Broadhurst. She passed away August 2, 2022 in Chadron, Nebraska.

She graduated from Chadron High School in 1950. She married her High School sweetheart, Carl H. “Pete” Witte and six children were born to this union.

After all her children started school, Betty returned to college and graduated with a B.S. degree in 1969. She dearly loved and enjoyed all her children and grandchildren and tried to attend all the events in which they participated.

Bette had been a Beta Sigma Phi sorority member since 1964 and a crochet club member with many dear friends since 1970. She was also an active member of Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church.

Preceding her in death were her grandparents, parents, brother Richard, her husband Pete, son Rob and grandson Tim.

                Survivors include sons: Ron, Rick, Randy; daughter Kathy and Craig (Susan) and daughter-in-law Cheryl. Also 18 grandchildren and 44 great grandchildren.

                Betty loved her full, interesting life, her wonderful loving family, her many friends and the many years she shared with the love of her life.

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

3 thoughts on “Betty Witte”

  1. Glad I could call Betty a friend. So enjoyed visiting with her when ever we met. What wonderful memories she has left you with. Condolences to her family.
    LeeAnn Ferley

  2. Prayers to the Witte family. I have very fond memories of growing up on Niobrara Street. I am sure there are several Joneses that are visiting with Betty now.
    Kathi Jones Nelsen

  3. My condolences to the Witte family. Back in the day Betty n I did many things together. We also worked at Platte Valley Federal Savings together. We will miss you Betty!!

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