Betty Kittelson Obituary

Betty Kittelson

<p>Betty Kittelson, 76, Jamestown, ND died Saturday evening, September 5, 2020 at her home in Jamestown.</p> <p>Betty was born September 23, 1943 in Mercer County, ND near Zap the daughter of Theodore&nbsp;and Clara (Ehli) Fischer.&nbsp; She grew to womanhood near Wing, ND on the family farm, she graduated from Wing High School.&nbsp; She worked as a nurse&rsquo;s aide in Jamestown following graduation.</p> <p>She and Loren Kittelson were married July 20, 1962 at St. John&rsquo;s Lutheran Church in Jamestown, ND.&nbsp; They made their home in Jamestown moving to the farm in 1965 where they have lived since.&nbsp; She helped out on the farm and raised their 4 children. &nbsp;She and Loren had a foster home for adult males released from the State Hospital for many years. &nbsp;They also raised many game&nbsp;birds and livestock.&nbsp;In her later years she worked part time at the Jamestown Sun.</p> <p>Betty had a passion for her flowers and gardening; she also spent time canning and stamp collecting.&nbsp; In her later years she was a member of the Red Hats and gardening club.</p> <p>Betty is survived by her husband; 4 children, Robin (Nancy), Enderlin, ND; Monte (Jodi), Whidbey Island, WA; Brett (Jeanette), Whidbey Island, WA; Layne;&nbsp;grandchildren, Alyssa, Justin, Jared, Matthew, Hunter, Shanyn, Brady, Jordan and Aaron;&nbsp;great grandchild, Luke Scheve;&nbsp;8 siblings, Joan&nbsp;Minnis, Mavis Robertson, Larry (Gerda) Fischer, Shirley (Arnold)&nbsp;Hartjen, Ralph (Sandra)&nbsp;Fischer, Doris Saeman, Curtis (Jill Roen)&nbsp;Fischer, Jerome Fischer; and sister in-law, Sharon Wilmart.&nbsp;</p> <p>She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 siblings in infancy, Marlis Ruth and Glenda Kay.</p> <p>(A recording of the service will be available late Saturday afternoon)</p>
September 23, 1943 - September 5, 202009/23/194309/05/2020
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