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Betty L. Colby, 96

Jun 28, 2020

Betty Colby

Rapid City/Easton Betty Lou Colby of Rapid City, South Dakota, formally of Easton, passed away June 18, 2020 at the age of 96. Gravesite services are pending at Lura Cemetery, rural Delevan. Please see www.brussheitner.com to leave online condolences.

Betty was born March 6, 1924 in Easton, the daughter of Andrew and Ethel (Probert) Borris. She worked at the Easton Post office from 1965-1990 when she retired. She enjoyed reading, the Minnesota Twins, getting together for coffee at the Easton Community Center, collecting Beanie Babies and shopping with her sister-in-law Charlene.

She is survived by daughters, Pam Gilmore, of Rapid City, South Dakota, and Shari (John) Beigl, of Belle Fourche, South Dakota; daughter-in-law, Terri Colby, of Blue Earth; and son, Todd (Lori) Colby, of Mankato; six grandchildren: Chris (Heather) Vogel, Chad (Kari) Colby, Stefanie (Mick) Szczukowski, Erin (Trevor) Fisher, Heather (Brent) Grosz and Courtney (Dale) Hardy; two step-grandchildren: Julie Beigl, John Beigl Jr.; 11 great-grandchildren: Samantha, Katie, Sidney, Mason, Hayden, Emersyn, Teegan, James, Maddie, Noah and Bradley. three step-great-grandchildren: Sophie, John III, Paige. She moved to Rapid City, South Dakota in 2015

She is preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Ethel Borris; brothers, Gerald (Marie) Borris, Robert (Patricia) Borris and Gene (Charlene) Borris; and sister, Irene (Joe) Welsh; son, Tim Colby; and great-grandson, Connor Hardy.