Betty Ann Kirschnick, age 78, of Volo, died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at JourneyCare in Woodstock.
She was born November 10, 1934 in Battle Creek, Michigan to Hershal and Mary (Shirey) Strong.
Betty’s career was in nursing, she worked for 25 years in nursing homes, retiring in 1986. She was a loving mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her six children, Jodie (Donald) Wheeler, Alan Kirschnick, David (Sue) Kirschnick, Jon Kirschnick, Mary (Mark) Hartman, Sandi Kirschnick; four grandchildren; one great grandchild; and two brothers, Raymond (Laura) Strong and Robert ‘Bobby’ (June) Strong.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Albert Kirschnick on September 17, 1997; and two sisters, Donna and Barbara.
Services were private for the family.
Arrangements entrusted to the Justen Funeral Home & Crematory.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence the family suggests memorials to JourneyCare Hospice, 405 Lake Zurich Road, Barrington, IL 60010. For information, call the funeral home 815-385-2400 or visit www.justenfh.com.