Betty Coleman

Born: Friday, March 9, 1928
Passed: Friday, September 7, 2018

9/14/2018 | 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Fred C. Olson Chapel 

9/14/2018 | 11:00 AM -
Fred C. Olson Chapel 


Betty Coleman, 90, of Rockford, passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018 in her home. Born on March 9, 1928, in Hatton, Arkansas, the daughter of Clyde and Bertha (McClaine) Harvey. Betty married Paul Coleman on August 10, 1944. He predeceased her on August 24, 2004.
Survived by her children, Janice (Donald) Pevestorf of Des Moines, IA, Shelby Coleman and, Sara Whitlock of Rockford, and Valli (Ray) Dittman on Marengo, IL; nine grandchildren; twenty-three great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and special family friend, Cheryl May. Also predeceased by her daughter, Paula Ganzel; brothers, Leland, Al and Glen Harvey; sisters, Nade Beaty and Lorene; and great-grandson, Payton.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018 in Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 2nd Ave, Rockford with Reverend Peter Dibley officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service in the chapel.

Condolences & Shared Memories (5)

  1. Shelby

    It has been almost 3 months since you left. Mama I don't know if the pain of the loss of you will ever go away. I hurt and cry as bad as the day we lost you and so does Sara, Jan, Valli. Til we are all together with Jesus we send you our love.

  2. Shelby

    Mama I already miss you at my table this morning having our coffee. So many memories. My heart ❤ is broken but I know my Lord and Saviour is already working as he is me always. You were a super mom, always there for all 5 of us girls. Til we meet again mama I love you. Shelby

  3. Alberta Williams

    To Betty's love ones. Please accept my sincere condolences. Even tho, I know of no words, to rid you of your pain during this most difficult time. May our prayers strengthen us and our memories comfort us. At Isaiah 25:8; 26:19 we look forward to seeing our love ones again as Almighty God Jehovah, lovingly promises.

  4. Valerie Kruckeberg

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family! I'm not able to attend funeral! <3

  5. Jill Carlson

    My thoughts and prayers to you and the family at this difficult time. I will not be able to attend the funeral. ((Hugs))