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Betty L. Boiteau

Betty L. Boiteau

February 26, 2018

Betty L. Boiteau, 65, of Bloomer, passed away on Monday, February 26, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chippewa Falls, WI surrounded by family and friends.

Betty was born on October 18, 1952, to Cletus and Helen (Schalko) Kummer in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She attended and graduated from Chippewa Falls schools then married her high school sweetheart Howard Boiteau Jr., on April 22, 1972. Her and Howard traveled and visited many places while Howard was in the military. They settled in Bloomer in 1978, were they raised their family of five boys.

Betty loved to sew, read books, do puzzles, and play cards. The thing she enjoyed the most was spending time with her family and her dog Peewee.

Betty is survived by her sons, Cletus (Sarah) Boiteau, Scott (Jamie) Boiteau, Cory (Val) Boiteau, Brandon (Michelle) Boiteau; grandchildren, Shannah Boiteau, Autumn Boiteau, Dakota Boiteau, Gavin Boiteau, Tessa McWorthy, Skylar Boiteau, Denver Behling, Gage Boiteau, Jayden Behling, Emma Boiteau, Owen Boiteau; great granddaughter, Emiliana Boiteau; siblings, Pat (Garnet) Mathwig, Bev Goettl, Peggy (Tom) Schmidt, Shirley (Tom) Tibbitts, Rodney (Chris) Kummer; mother-in-law, Bernadine “Dolly” Boiteau; brothers-in-law, David (Kathy) Boiteau, Steve (Jane) Boiteau; sisters-in-law, Bea Boiteau, Bonnie (Pete) Emerson, Joanne (Bob) Travaglio, Roxie (Steve) Goettl; and many nieces, nephews and cousins and her special dog Peewee.

Betty is preceded in death by her husband, Howard Boiteau Jr.; parents, Cletus and Helen Kummer; son, Mike Boiteau; father-in-law, Howard Boiteau Sr.; siblings, Sharon Crandall; brothers-in-law, Jim Crandall, Dave Goettl, Gary Boiteau, Lee Boiteau.

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A Memorial Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 5, 2018, at Schriver-Thompson Funeral Home, in Bloomer with Karl Hanson officiating. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at the funeral home. A burial will be held at the Northern Wisconsin Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery in Spooner.

Schriver-Thompson Funeral Home & Chippewa Valley Cremation Services, Bloomer is serving the family.


Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at the funeral home.


A Memorial Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 5, 2018, at Schriver-Thompson Funeral Home, Bloomer with Karl Hanson officiating.

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  • Ellen Welke Yule I have thought about you so many times Betty...our birthdays were only a few days apart. Always remembered that. All the fun growing up in Cleghorn with all the neighborhood kids. There was a bunch of us back then. Those are wonderful memories to me, we had hours to play and hours to be responsible. I remember everyone in your family. Now you are enjoying heaven. Peace be with you. Prayers to the whole family. Another star in the sky.

    March 2 at 8:45pm

  • Ron Kummer Hello! Connie Emailed me Betty's obituary from a facebook posting. I now live In Yorktown Heights, New York out side of New York city. I would not of known otherwise. We are all getting at that age when our maker can call us home, at any time.
    I am thankful for our family get together's when we were young. Our father's were such great friends and our mother's got to be great friends also. My condolences and sympathy....and many great childhood memories. Ron Kummer

    March 2 at 3:58pm

  • Connie Kummer Radunzel Lots of memories of our families getting together when we were kids. Dennis and I send our condolences.

    March 1 at 1:42am

  • Denny & Ann Mattson Your mother was one terrific lady who I was glad to call friend. We drank gallons of coffee and had wonderful chats. She will be missed.

    February 28 at 8:34PM

  • Curt Kummer You have my deepest condolences

    February 28 at 6:27PM

  • claudia elstran Sorry for your loss, she was a wonderful lady & will be missed.

    February 28 at 3:14PM

  • Tracey Tozer Thoughts and prayers to u all. She will be missed!

    February 28 at 2:13PM

  • Sis mayer So sorry for your loss, Betty will be missed by many as she was an amazing woman ❤️

    February 28 at 11:14AM

  • Lisa I am truly sorry for the great loss, may the God who "bind up the brokenhearted" and " comforts all who mourn" sustain you and your family during this challenging time. (Isaiah61:1,2) with heartfelt sympathy...

    February 28 at 11:07AM

  • Kay Jones Such an amazing sweet lady and such a dear friend... she will be missed..

    February 28 at 10:45AM

  • michael kummer Will miss you a lot of great memories Rip

    February 28 at 10:12AM

  • Jackie Dahl (Blum) Sending thoughts and prayers to you all at this time. Your mother/grandmother was an amazing woman whom I have known all my life! I will dearly miss her.

    February 27 at 2:38PM

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