Betty J. Lowrey, 72, of Fort Dodge passed away Monday, March 5, 2018 at her home.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 9, 2018 at First Pres­byterian Church with Rev. Austin Hill officiating. Burial will follow at Elkhorn Township Cemetery. A visitation will be 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.

Betty is survived by her children, Deb (Rod) Brown; Deanne (Ted) Beran; Blake (Kerry) Lowrey all of Fort Dodge; seven grandchildren, Katie (Jordan) Thomas; Kyle Brown; Ryan (Danita) Zuspann; Danielle (David) Emch; Cody Zuspann; Bailey Lowrey; and Brooke Lowrey; five great-grandchildren; and sister, Rosalie Reis of Fort Dodge.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Helen (Stanek) Moore; husband, David in 1988.

Betty Jane Stanek was born July 10, 1945 in Fort Dodge. Betty was raised and educated in Moorland. In 1960, she was united in marriage to David Lowrey and the couple made their home in Fort Dodge. Betty was employed with Best Western Starlite for over 45 years. She was a very hard worker and enjoyed her customers. She grew up dancing at the Bohemian Hall. It was where she met her husband, David. Betty was always dressed beautifully. She enjoyed her beautiful flowers and her many wind chimes. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother, very kind-hearted and giving. She taught us how to laugh daily, give generously, and love deeply. She loved her family and will be deeply missed.

Memorial may be left to the discretion of the family.