Elizabeth “Bette” Arnold
“Bette” Arnold, 71, of Fond du Lac, passed away unexpectedly at St. Agnes
Hospital on Friday, June 12, 2015. Bette
was born in Fond du Lac a daughter of Donald and Mathilda (Breuning)
On June 22,
1968 she married Edward Lee Arnold at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Fond du
Bette was a
graduate of St. Mary’s Springs Academy and received a Bachelor of Science in
Education at Marian College. She was
formerly employed with the Brandon School District and then at St. Matthew
School, Campbellsport. Bette also worked
with the Fond du Lac Health Care Center as a Certified Nursing Assistant. The job she cherished the most was being a
mother and homemaker for her family.
Bette was a
member of Holy Family Parish and an Associate of the Sisters of St. Agnes. She loved spending time with her family and
survived by Ed, her husband of almost 47 years; three children, Patricia (John)
Mc Cormick of De Pere, James (Linda) Arnold of St. Peter and Rebecca (Brian
Swartwout) Arnold of Milwaukee; six grandchildren, Johnathon, Catherine and
Stephen Mc Cormick, Braden Hein, Ethan Arnold and Michael Swartwout; sisters,
Mary Lee Pergande, Cathy O’Loughlin and Sue Yockey; nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends.
Bette in death are her parents and one brother, Ken Yockey.
The family will receive relatives and friends at Holy Family Church, 271
Fourth Street Way, Fond du Lac, on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 from 9:00 until 10:45
At 11:00 AM on Tuesday, June 16, a Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated at Holy Family Church. Burial
will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Fond du Lac.
Funeral Home and Crematory of Fond du Lac is serving the family. www.zacherlfuneralhome.com