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Betty J. Todd

Published: Wednesday, June 4, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – Betty J. Todd, 88, of Sterling, died Saturday, May 31, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

She was born in February 1926, in Milledgeville, the daughter of Clarence and Clara (Johnson) Irion. She married Loren Todd on Sept. 14, 1948. He preceded her in death in June 1999.

Betty is survived by her children, Phillip (Valerie) Todd, Stanley (Donna Beckman) Todd, Kyle (Rachel) Todd, and Lori (Cully) Bennett; her brother, Ray (Pat) Irion; her sisters, Arlene and Mary Irion; 15 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She also was preceded in death by a son, Elery Todd; her parents; her sisters, Jean Irion, Gladys Keeney, Arvilla Girton, Dorothy Itken, and Doris Ronnfeldt and her brothers, Robert and Clarence Jr. Irion.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday and the funeral at 10 a.m. Thursday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls, with the Rev. Jeff Coester officiating. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

A memorial has been established.

Visit mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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