Betty L. Nyberg - 92
3/18/1924 - 11/5/2016
Betty Lorraine Nyberg, of Freeport and Byron, IL went home to be with the Lord on November 5, 2016, at age 92. She was born Betty Compton on March 18, 1924, the daughter of Cliff and Charlotte (Miller) Compton, in Moose Lake, Minnesota. She is survived by her son, Russell (Sandra) Nyberg of Pennsylvania and daughter Laurie (Nyberg) Greenwell of Arizona and sisters Jane Prenot and Meryl Nelson and brothers Dick Compton and Caleb Compton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Nyberg and her daughter, Chrys Seaton and brother Cliff and sisters Janet and Myrna. She leaves behind several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Betty spent the last years of her life studying God’s word and praying for others. She had a weekly Bible study in her home up until she was 92. Over the years, she made many quilts, especially baby quilts to give to new babies in the family. Her more adventuresome interest was riding motorcycles with her husband Len.
Both visitation and funeral services will be held at Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home, 506 West Merchant St. in Byron on Thursday November 10, 2016. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM with the service to immediately follow at 11:00 AM with Pastor Gary Cortese officiating. Burial will be in Byron Cemetery. Memorials are established for Hospice or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
Thursday November 10, 2016 10 - 11 AM Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home in Byron
Thursday November 10, 2016 11 AM Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home in ByronView Betty L. Nyberg's Guestbook