Betty Daugherty, 88, of West Point died Thursday, June 2, 2016 at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point.
Memorial service will be Monday, June 6 at 11 a.m. at Trinity Church in West Point. Lunch will follow in the church fellowship hall. Memorials may be made to John A. Stahl Library or the Sunshine Center.
Betty Mae Janvrin was born Feb. 19, 1928 in Bancroft, Iowa to Howard and Geraldine (Godfredson) Janvrin. She grew up in Hawarden, Iowa and graduated from High School there in 1946. On June 10, 1950 Betty married Kenneth Daugherty at Hawarden Methodist Church. Betty was a Northwestern Bell operator for 16 years, from 1948-1964. She and Ken moved to Wayne in 1950 and to West Point in 1969. From 1972 to 1984, the couple owned and operated B.J.’s Fashions in West Point. Betty was a member of Trinity Church, past officer in Guild, Den Mother in Wayne and West Point, and active in the community. She was an avid bowler, the first woman to roll a 600 series in Wayne. Betty sang in the church choir, served as president of the Chamber of Commerce in 1978, and was active in West Point Community Theater.
Survivors include sons Scott (Carolyn) Daugherty Klar of Pooler, Ga., Kim (Nancy) Daugherty of West Point and Fred (Tamra) Daugherty of Lincoln; brother Kenneth (Karen) Janvrin of Panora, Iowa; sisters Dolores Shuff of LeMars, Iowa, Wanda (Jerry) McManamann of Lincoln, and LaVonne Corral of Iowa; grandchildren Gayle Klar, Lynn Klar, Kim Jr. “Pete” (LaRissa) Daugherty, Brent (Mandi) Daugherty, and Garett, Emily, and Ryan Daugherty; great-grandchildren Rebecca, Kristina Anne, Brooklyn, Jolie, Elise, and Jameson; and great-great-grandson Trae.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Ken on July 5, 2013.
Arrangements are with Stokely Funeral Home in West Point.