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“To Betty's Family,Our thoughts and prayers are with you Debbie and all your family. Good memories with good neighbors across the street from us on...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Judy Martis - Lockport, IL

“What a lovely person has left this world. I enjoyed meeting Betty over the years during winters in Winter Haven and at summer reunions at the...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Joyce Cekander - Frankfort, IL

“Please accept our deepest Sympathy on your loss. We knew both your parents when both of you were very young. I used to babysit both of you when you...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Lorraine Martis (Maxwell) - FL

“Herb & Betty were our first neighbors in Florida, they treated Al & I like family, they were the best, we had so many good times in Florida, shopping...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: georgia Lindow - Kenosha, WI

“That was beautiful! My condolences to everyone ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: S Vance

“To an amazing grandmother to our dear friend Laura and her dad, Herbert. We remember special visits to Houston for special family events in the Huls...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Nicole Paez - Houston, TX

“Although I only met you one time at Herbert's birthday party, I've always remembered you as that beautiful, graceful lady who was my friend's Mother....Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ellie Macnair - Friend

“Being a strong devoted woman in life, Betty, so will be your memory of those who knew and loved you! You will be missed! ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Bernadette

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Elizabeth E. Huls (Lif)

Age 95, lifelong resident of Lockport, passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2016 with her family at her side. Beloved wife of 69 years to the late Herbert M. Huls; loving mother of Herbert R. Huls and Deborah (Bruce) Fulton; cherished grandmother of Bruce (Tracy) Fulton, Laura Huls Eason, Suzanne (Rob) Cronberg, Thomas (Kerry) Fulton, and Jon Fulton; and great-grandmother of 8; also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents Waldemar and Karin Lif (Pearson); one sister Margueritte Longhini (Lif), and 2 brothers Roland Lif and Elving Lif. Elizabeth was a homemaker and worked all of her life. She sold Fullerbrush, demonstrated Admiral Refrigerators, worked for Volz News Depot, and in her later years was a teacher's aide for Walsh School in Lockport. She was head of the Girl Scouts for Will County and was a member of the Swedish Evangelical Covenant Church in Lockport. She graduated from Lockport High school in 1939, and her graduating girlfriends formed a club, the "39'ers." Herbert and Betty spent their last 18 years snow-birding in Winter Haven, FL., where they enjoyed themselves and made many friends. She was extremely proud of her Swedish Heritage, and will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and friend to many. Family will receive friends at Goodale Memorial Chapel, 912 S. Hamilton St., Lockport, IL 60441 on Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 from 10:30 AM until time of Funeral service at 1:00 PM. Interment Mount Vernon Memorial Estates in Lemont. In lieu of flowers, donations to Juvenile Diabetes Association would be appreciated. For information, 815-838-1533 or