Betty M. Schomburg Stelter

September 2, 1923 - December 3, 2017

Betty M. Schomburg Stelter, age 94, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, passed away Dec. 3, 2017, at Northcrest Living Center. Betty was born Sept. 2, 1923, in Seward, to the late Ernest and Mae (Pumphrey) Doll. She graduated from Grand Island High School in 1941. Betty taught country school in Staplehurst for three years.

She married John Schomburg in 1948. They were blessed with two sons, Bruce and Bob. John passed away in 1955. Betty then married August Stelter and to this union, son Gary was born. The Stelter's moved to Council Bluffs in 1958 where Betty worked as a quality care technician for Blue Star Foods for 25 years and in the kitchen at Lewis Central High School for 10 years. She was a member of Saint John Lutheran Church.

In addition to her parents and husbands, John and August, Betty was preceded in death by her brothers, Richard and Earl Doll. Betty is survived by her sons, Bruce (Nancy) Schomburg, Bob (Chris) Schomburg all of Council Bluffs, Gary Stelter of Houston, Texas; grandchildren, Nate Barges, Kelsey and Zach Schomburg, and great-grandchild, Connor Barges.

Funeral service: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Bayliss Park Chapel, 545 Willow Ave., Council Bluffs. A luncheon will follow at Saint John Lutheran Church. Visitation with the family one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be held later in the Staplehurst Cemetery. The family will direct memorial contributions.

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