Betty J. Bushur, 86, of Sigel passed away at 12:38 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at Heartland Christian Village in Neoga.
A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Sigel with burial in St. Michael Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham. Memorial donations may be made to St. Michael Church. Online condolences may be left at www.bauerfh.com.
Betty was born July 4, 1930, in Effingham, the daughter of Lawrence and Eleanor (Apke) Kaufman. She married Paul E. Bushur on Oct. 7, 1950, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 2016. Betty was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Church in Sigel.
Betty is survived by her son, Tom (Julie) of Mattoon; three daughters, Krista (Tom) Beverlin of Newton, Pat Bushur of Mattoon, and Paula Bushur of Effingham; two brothers, Charles (Lila) Kaufman of St. Charles, MO, and Gene (Margy) Kaufman of Auburn; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren also survive.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Paul.
Published on May 9, 2017