Betty Lou (Bosell) Reichel, 85 of Crawfordsville, passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019 at the Lane House in Crawfordsville.
She was born in Dalbo, Minn. on Aug. 28, 1933 to the late Victor and Emma Christine (King) Bosell.
She graduated from Cambridge High School in Cambridge, Minn. in 1951 and on Nov. 3, 1951 in Dalbo, Minn. she married the love of her life, Larry Leroy Reichel, who preceded her in death on June 15, 2008.
Mrs. Reichel was a loving mother and homemaker. She loved to work in the flower garden, travel with Larry in their RV, and was very faithful to her church and sang in the church choir. She was a member of the Sugar Creek Square Dancers and the Friendship Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Steven (Barb) Reichel of Arizona; two daughters, Debra (Doug) Wolf of Crawfordsville and Vicki (Thomas) Hudson of Whiteland; a sister, Lorraine Meyer of Minnesota; 10 grandchildren; two step grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Larry; two brothers, Art & Herb Bosell; two sisters, Margaret Anderson and Verna Olson; and a step grandson, Shawn Kolp.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, March 15 at Friendship Baptist Church in Crawfordsville with Pastor Chris Hortin officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill North Cemetery. Family and friends may pay their respects two hours prior to service.
Memorial donations may be made to the church.
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