Betterose Widran, 94, loving wife of 64 years to the late Sam Widran, much loved daughter to the late Eugene and Lillian Hayden; loving mother of Bonnie (Tom) Wise and Janice Widran (Terry Clutter), devoted aunt to many.
Betterose was a long-time resident of Glencoe and a successful real estate agent on the North Shore. She enjoyed many life-long friendships and quickly established new ones when she and Sam moved to Lake Forest Place. She had an avid interest in the arts which she expressed through her paintings. Betterose will be remembered for her amazing resilience and how she always met challenges with a smile.
The family will be celebrating her life with a private memorial on ZOOM
In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in Betterose’s memory to:
Conquer Myasthenia Gravis www.conquermyastheniagravis.org , Nature Conservancy www.nature.org , Kevala Retreat www.kevalaretreat.org
All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. For more information log onto www.strangfuneral.org or call (847)223-8122.