Elizabeth (Betty) Jane Krewer, 85, passed away Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. She was born in Dixon, Ill., on June 27, 1928, to William C. and Florence May (Hatch) Dempsey.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John F. Krewer; and brothers, William, Robert and Fred Dempsey.
Mrs. Krewer is survived by daughters, Noreen A. Scott (Robert) of Rio Rancho, N.M., Mary Crafton-Williams (Edward) of Rio Rancho; and Elizabeth Stahl and Scott Monroe of El Mirage, Ariz.; grandchildren, Kimberly, Brinnon (Erica), and Christopher Scott, Brian (Nicole), Timothy, and Emily Crafton, Shaun Stahl; great-grandchildren, Cameron and Mirabel Crafton, Kayla and Caden Stahl, Evangeline Scott; sister, Margaret Bertsche; sisters-in-law, Carol Dempsey, Jeanne Maples; and many loved nieces and nephews.
A rosary will be recited at 11 a.m. followed by the celebration of the Mass of Christian burial at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 1001 Meteor Ave. NE, Rio Rancho. Inurnment will follow at 2:15 p.m. at Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, N.M.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mrs. Krewer’s name can be given to the UNM Cancer Center Development Office, MSC07 4025, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N.M., 87131-0001. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit danielsfuneral.com.
(Daniels Family Funeral Services, 4310 Sara Road SE, Rio Rancho, N.M., 87124, 505-892-9920.)