Laury Betke, age 63, of Plainwell, passed away on April 10, 2020. Laury was born on January 21, 1957 in Hollywood, California. Following her wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial service is being planned for a later date. Her husband of 45 years, Harry passed away in 2019.
Laury’s family includes her children: Tracey (Ross) Robrahn, Stacey (Shawn Auderer) Betke, Brandy Moran and Andrew Betke; 9 grandchildren: Courtney, Suzey, Deven, Allissa, Isaak, Ashton, Mason, Ryley and Carter; 7 great grandchildren and her beloved dog B.B.; her sister Laurie Birkhofer as well as several other siblings, their spouses, extended family and beloved friends. She was preceded in death by her father Robert D. Mechura, her brother Rich and her in-laws Bernard and Beverly Betke.
Laury was part of Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Girl Scouts. She ran a home daycare and loved to be a part of children’s lives. She enjoyed crafts and painting. She loved to travel spending her last 5 years traveling with her beloved husband in their motor home. She was a great friend and will be dearly missed by her many friends and all of the children whose lives she touched as well as the RV community.
While visiting Laury’s webpage at www.mccowensecord.com please sign the guestbook by lighting a candle, and/or sharing a memory and photos and videos with the family. Those who wish may make contributions to DC Strong.