Betty J. Rehm, 89, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the West Point Care Center. She was born on May 9, 1929 in Burlington, IA to Harvey & Minnie Bentrim. She married Robert G. Rehm on July 3, 1948 in Burlington, IA. She worked at the Sheaffer Pen Company for many years and was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. She was a Chicago Cub fan, loved cooking for her family, socializing and her dogs.
Betty is survived by: 1-daughter: Jean (Bob) Chesnut of Wever, IA; 7-grandchildren: Jeff (Tonya) Rehm, James Rehm, Matt (Jennifer) Rehm, Megan (Drew) Heslinga, Joel Rehm, Kelly Culbertson & Ben Chesnut; 5-great grandchildren; 1-great great granddaughter; 3-daughter in laws: Sheila Ayers of Montrose, IA, Kim Jud of Fort Madison, IA & Heidi May of Denmark, IA. She was preceded in death by: her parents, husband, 3-sons: Mike, Pat & Dave, 2-brothers & 1-sister.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory. The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Monday, January 28, 2019 at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory. A memorial service will immediately follow at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Pete Hagglund officiating. Burial will be held at Fairview Cemetery. A memorial has been established for P.A.W. Animal Shelter. Online condolences and a video tribute of Betty’s life may be viewed at www.kinglynk.com.