Obituary: Betty Mangels


A funeral service for Mary Elizabeth “Betty” Mangels, 81, of Eldridge, was held Saturday, April 3, at the Runge Mortuary, Davenport. Visitation was two hours prior to the service on Saturday at the mortuary. Burial was in the Maysville Cemetery.

Mrs. Mangels died Sunday, March 28, 2021.

Betty Machin was born Sept. 10, 1939, in Superior, Colo., the daughter of George John and Helen (Stroh) Machin.

She married Billy Mangels June 7, 1958, in South Boulder, Colo.

Survivors include her children, Michael (Suellyn) Mangels, Sandy (Rick) Kloppenborg, Karen Mangels, Brian Mangels, Tammy Noack (Steve McNair), Billy (Kristy) Mangels, and David Mangels (Marilyn Salter); 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and her siblings, Jack Machin, Phyllis Hardin, and Tavio Asti.

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