Betty Lou Gangloff

August 27, 1940 ~ June 12, 2019 (age 78)


Betty Lou Gangloff 78, of Secor passed away on June 12, 2019 at her residence. She was born on August 27, 1940 in Secor to the late David and Ruby (Smilie) Robenstein. She married Donald Lee Gangloff on November 22, 1958 in Metamora. He survives.
Betty is survived by 1 son: Steven (Lisa) Gangloff of Monticello; 1 daughter: Debi (Randy) Smith of Eureka; 4 grandchildren: Katie, Mary, Bonnie, Ben; 3 great-grandchildren: Mackenzie. Raegan, Jack; 2 sisters: Shirley Mansfield of East Peoria and Barb Allen of Secor.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 infant sons: Ricky and Randy; and 1 sister: Bonnie Evans.
Betty worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse for OSF St. Francis for many years. She was also co-owner of the Country Craftsman Antiques in Secor for 40 years. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Roanoke. She was an avid reader and loved to cheer on her New England Patriots.
Cremations rites have been entrusted to Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka. Vistation will be held on June 15, 2019 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Roanoke from 10 to 11am. A memorial mass will follow the visitation. Father Eugene Radosevich will officiate the mass. Burial will take place in Secor Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to OSF Children's Hospital of Illinois. Online tributes and condolences may be left at


JUN 15. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)

St. Joseph Catholic Church
Roanoke , IL

Memorial Mass

JUN 15. 11:00 AM (CDT)

St. Joseph Catholic Church
Roanoke , IL

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