Betty Pearl Footit, age 98 of Oxford passed away Friday, November 6, 2020 at the Montello Care Center. Betty was born in Fort Atkinson on November 20, 1921 to Harold and Floy (Margeson) Clark. She was united in marriage to Raymond Footit in Oshkosh on March 15, 1937 and together they were blessed with four children. Raymond preceded Betty in death on March 3, 2011.
Betty was a wonderful seamstress, cook and enjoyed spending time in her garden. She looked forward to her fishing trips to Canada and always found time to be with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Betty will be greatly missed.
Betty leaves behind her daughters: Sharon (Harry “Sonny”) Nemitz of Oxford and Floy Calogero of Georgia as well as 12 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren She is also survived many nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
Betty is preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Raymond “Dick” (Patricia), daughter, Janice “Nan” Pozel, great-great-grandson, Tyler as well as two brothers and four sisters.
Due to COVID, Betty will be laid to rest with private family services at Forest Hill Cemetery in Wisconsin Rapids. A public gathering will be held when it is safe to do so. Please check the funeral home website for up to date service information.
Crawford Funeral and Cremation Service of Oxford and Montello is honored to be serving the family. www.CrawfordFH.com
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