Betty Butler, 84, of Coal Valley, Illinois, died Friday, November 26, 2021, in UnityPoint Health - Trinity Rock Island.
Services are 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Trimble Funeral Home, 1700 1st Street, Coal Valley, with The Rev. Ed Kuriscak officiating. Burial is in Coal Valley Cemetery. Visitation is from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The former Betty Sue Stallard was born April 26, 1937, in Appalachia, Virginia, to Ray and Ruby (Broyles) Stallard. She married Robert M. Butler on June 11, 1960, in Carol City, Florida. He died November 20, 2003. She worked in the cafeteria at Wilson Junior High School in Moline for several years. Her greatest joy was spending time with, and taking care of, her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved the Chicago Cubs and Miami Dolphins.
Betty is survived by two sons, Robert Butler of Coal Valley, and Michael Butler of Milan; three grandchildren, Ali, Michael and Sam Butler; two great-grandchildren, Bentley and Jordan Butler; sisters, Wilma Cunningham and Evelyn Tolley, both of Florida; and brother-in-law, Bill Bogart of Rock Island.
Betty’s family invites friends to share stories and condolences at TrimbleFuneralHomes.com.