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Obituary for Betty J. Raber

Raber, Betty J.

Betty (Woodard) Raber was born September 23, 1951 to Doris Kreft. She went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, November 12, 2018 at age 67. She is survived by her husband Michael Raber, son Jacob Raber, his wife Amber (DeMaagd) Raber their children Anna and Joshua Steven, daughter Bethany (Raber) Kleikamp, her husband Carl Kliekamp, their children Joshua Joseph and Zachariah. She was preceded in death by her son Joshua Michael Raber, brother Robert Woodard, and mother Doris Kreft. Betty’s brothers and sisters are Raymond Kreft, Albert Kreft, Susan Kreft, and Ruth (Kreft) Postema. Betty was a loving wife, mother, Grammy, sister and friend. Betty volunteered as the church librarian for First Baptist Church of Middleville and as a member of the Resident Council at Lincoln Meadow Apartments. Betty’s family will receive friends Friday, November 16, 5:00 to 7:00 PM at First Baptist Church of Middleville; where her funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, November 17 at 11:00 AM. Rev. Nate Archer will officiate. Memorial Contributions to First Baptist Church of Middleville will be appreciated. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Betty’s family.