Betty J. Fenn
Betty J. Fenn, 81, of Washington, died suddenly on Sept. 2, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home with Father Troy Richmond officiating. Visitation will begin noon Friday at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 4:30 until 6:30 p.m. on Friday evening. Interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. A general memorial has been established. Online condolences may be sent for the family at www.jonesfh.com.
She was born on Oct. 31, 1931, in Wapello County, and was the daughter of George and Mary (Knecht) Brown. She received her education in Fairfield. She worked in Cedar Rapids and Fairfield. She marrief Kenny Fenn on Sept. 1, 1956, in Fairfield. She and her husband owned and operated Fenn Farm Service until their retirement. She enjoyed stock car racing, going fishing with her husband, embroidery and crafts.
She is survived by her children, Cathy Fenn of Crawfordsville, Karen Fenn of Washington and Beth Mikels of Houston, Mo.; granddaughters; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; twin sister, Barb Brown and her brothers, Bill Brown and Gerald Brown.