Betty Baugh

Oregon — Betty L. Baugh, 69, passed away Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020 at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital in Dixon. Betty was born on Nov. 9, 1951 to James and Lois (Schabacker) Bramel in Ottawa. 

On Feb. 14, 1975, she married John Baugh in Lindenwood; He preceded her in death on Feb. 23, 1999.

Betty worked for more than 20 years at the Northern Illinois University Resources for Women, where she enjoyed being able to assist all the students and staff who were associated with that department over the years. She will be missed by all who had the privilege to know her.  

Betty is survived by her three children, David (Elicery) Baugh of Wahiawa, Hawaii, Dawn (Scott) Polcyn of Oro Valley, Arizona, and Richard Baugh of Jackson, Missouri; two brothers, William and Daniel Bramel both of Rochelle; sister, Mary (Jeff) Truckenbrod of Rochelle; eight grandchildren, David and Victoria Baugh, Ava Horton, Quintin, Skyler and Tyler Baugh and Alyssa and Andrew Polcyn.

Due to CDC restrictions, there will be a private family funeral service at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home in Rochelle. There will be a live stream of the service viewable on the Unger-Horner Facebook Page. Burial will be held at the Greenview Cemetery in Esmond.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation.  

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