Betty Aletta Boyum Green was born December 12, 1926, in La Crosse, Wis., to Benjamin O. and Alice Kjos Boyum. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, T. Charles; sister, Alice Ann Johnson Todd, and her parents. She is survived by her four children: Alice Proud (Jeffrey), Tom (Amy), Betsy Neil (Brian), Susan Mason (Mark); seven grandchildren: Matt Neil (Amanda), Mike Neil, Adam Neil, Rachel Mason, Lucas Mason, Charlie Green, and Anna Green. She also has three great-grandchildren: Jasper Neil, Amelia Neil and Henry Charles Neil.
Betty enjoyed a full life of family and friends, music and church. She was the organist at Central Lutheran Church in Winona for 25 years, organist for Atonement Lutheran in St. Cloud, musical director of the School Belles of Winona, and a former Winona Country Club City Golf Champion. She will be fondly remembered by all her family and friends, P.E.O sisters, church community members, neighbors, and piano students and their families.
Please join us for a celebration of her life at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in St. Cloud, Minn., on Sunday, September 8, with a visitation at 2 p.m., followed by the funeral service at 3 p.m. Interment service will be on Sunday, September 29, 2013, at Woodlawn Cemetery at 1:00 p.m.; a luncheon will follow at Central Lutheran Church. Memorials may be sent to the American Heart Association. Stories/thoughts may be shared at ramseycremation.com