Betty Wodicker

Betty Jo Wodicker, 83, Owensville,died Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, at Victorian Place in Owensville.

She was born May 22, 1934, to Frank and Johanna (Goetz) Chasak, in Reynolds County, Texas.

She was united in marriage to Elmer R. Wodicker, Oct. 4, 1953, in San Angelo, Texas.

Betty worked as an operator for AT&T.

She was preceded in death by parents, Frank and Johanna; and husband, Elmer.

She is survived by daughters, Debbie Dessau and husband Rick of St. Louis and Laura Shockley and husband Keith of Cuba; brother, Fred Chasak and wife Linda of Garland, Texas; grandchildren, Amanda Stallard and husband Bill of Oakville, Eric Dessau of St. Louis, Renee Barton and husband Monty of Owensville, Kristina Fisher and husband Todd of St. Louis and Julie Eaton and husband Ryan of Clearwater, Fla.; and four great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 27, at 11:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Owensville with Pastor David Roth officiating. A lunch reception will follow in the church basement.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville.