Betty K. Brodd, 89, formerly of rural Lynn Center, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at the Long-Term Care Unit at Hammond-Henry Hospital, in Geneseo. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 at Augustana Lutheran Church, in Andover. The Rev. Reed Pedersen officiated. Burial was in Andover Township Cemetery. A visitation was one hour prior to the services at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Betty Brodd Memorial Fund. Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements.

Betty K. Brodd, 89, formerly of rural Lynn Center, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at the Long-Term Care Unit at Hammond-Henry Hospital, in Geneseo. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 at Augustana Lutheran Church, in Andover. The Rev. Reed Pedersen officiated. Burial was in Andover Township Cemetery. A visitation was one hour prior to the services at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Betty Brodd Memorial Fund. Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements.

Betty Knuth was born Aug. 12, 1928, in Sabula, Iowa, the daughter of Gustav and Veva (Jones) Knuth. She was raised in Sabula until fourth grade when the family moved to Cambridge where she continued her education, graduating from Cambridge High School in 1945. On Feb. 9, 1947, she married Dellmore E. Brodd, in Cambridge. He died on Sept. 10, 2006. Betty and Dellmore farmed in the Andover area for 20 years and then owned and operated Brodd Mobile Service, in Andover, for 22 years until retiring in 1988.

Betty was a member of Augustana Lutheran Church, in Andover, where she had served on the church council, as financial secretary, and as chairman of the service committee. She also served as Share Food Coordinator for the Cambridge area from 2002-2015, as assessor for Lynn and Andover Townships, on the board of directors of Cambridge Community Lanes, as Ladies League secretary and treasurer, as chaplin for the Andover American Legion Auxiliary, and on the Thrivent County Board. Betty loved to do crossword puzzles and watch “Wheel of Fortune.”

Survivors include her daughter, Cheryl Jean Dahlberg, and her husband, Roger, of Eastman, Wis.; her son, Dr. Dell Brodd III, and his wife, Pat, of Ottawa; two grandchildren, Kari Jean Zabel and her husband, Eddie, of Pickett, Wis.; and Matthew Dahlberg, and his wife, Katey, of Gays Mills, Wis.; and four great-grandchildren, Jack and Evelyn Zabel and Millie and Dylan Dahlberg. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, George Knuth; and sister, Floris Hedbloom.