1921 - 2018
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MARY BETZLER Mary Eleanor Betzler, 97, passed away peacefully at her home December 16, 2018. She was born October 11, 1921, in Newark, NJ, to Charles and Eva Bartell. Mary married Donald Betzler September 6, 1947, in Union, NJ. After starting a family in New Jersey, Mary, Don and their family moved to Houston then Klein, TX. Following an early retirement, Mary and Don briefly lived in Colorado, and then moved to Boulder City, 35 years ago. Mary was a member of Faith Christian Church. She often shared her fondness for poetry, reciting long poems, memorized in grammar school, with family, friends, and the Faith Christian congregation. Mary loved and was oved by many. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Evelyn; brothers, George, Raymond, and Charles; son, Donald; and grandson, Shane. Mary is survived by her husband, of 71 years, Donald; daughter, Pam (Dennis); three sons, David (Paula), Douglas, Cy (Anna); three grandsons, David, Chad (Jessica), and Chaisson; and three great-grandchildren Shea, Enzo, and Carlie. Services were held at Faith Christian Church December 19. Mary was laid to rest at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made in Mary's name to the charity of the donator's choice. Family and friends can sign an online guestbook at

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Published in Boulder City Review on Dec. 20, 2018.
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January 17, 2019
Offering our sincere condolences. May the God of love comfort your heart and make you firm in your time of grief. 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17.
December 24, 2018
So sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort help your family through this difficult time.
December 24, 2018
Our sincere condolences to the Betzler family in the loss of your dear love one. Our prayers are as yours, that God provide his care and comfort you each day.
- Psalms 145:18,19
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December 22, 2018
I'm so sorry for your loss. As you remember your love one, may Almighty God and your treasured memories comfort and strengthen your broken hearts. (Psalm 147:3)
December 19, 2018
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
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