Betty Lou Raisbeck, 87, of East Moline, formerly of Geneseo and Woodhull, died Thursday, July 5, 2018, at the Clarissa Cook Hospice, in Bettendorf, Iowa. A funeral service was at 10 a.m. Monday, July 9 at St. John’s Catholic Church, in Woodhull. Burial followed at the Woodhull Cemetery. A visitation was from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 8 at Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home, in Woodhull, where a rosary was recited at 5 p.m. Memorials may be left to Special Olympics Alaska, Mat-Su, or St. John’s Catholic Church.

Betty Lou Raisbeck, 87, of East Moline, formerly of Geneseo and Woodhull, died Thursday, July 5, 2018, at the Clarissa Cook Hospice, in Bettendorf, Iowa. A funeral service was at 10 a.m. Monday, July 9 at St. John’s Catholic Church, in Woodhull. Burial followed at the Woodhull Cemetery. A visitation was from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 8 at Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home, in Woodhull, where a rosary was recited at 5 p.m. Memorials may be left to Special Olympics Alaska, Mat-Su, or St. John’s Catholic Church.

She was born Aug. 5, 1930, in Edford Township, the daughter of Vernon and Viola (Redmann) Stenzel. Betty Lou graduated from Geneseo High School in 1948. She was united in marriage on Oct. 1, 1955, to Leo R. Raisbeck, in Galva. He died Sept. 12, 2007. Betty Lou was a homemaker. She was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church, in East Moline; and the American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 1197. She enjoyed reading, traveling, embroidering and being with her family.

She is survived by three daughters, LuAnn (Richard) Yanusz, of Palmer, Alaska; Marta (Ed) Unclebach, of Gardiner, Mont.; and Alise Raisbeck, of Hampton; two grandchildren, Eric and Elana Yanusz, of Palmer, Alaska; two sisters, Phyllis Werkheiser, of Galva; and Norma (Dr. Robert) Daniels, of Geneseo; and several nieces and nephews. Her parents and her husband, Leo, preceded her in death.

The family would like to thank the caregivers at Park Vista and the Clarissa Cook Hospice.