Betty Plovanich

Benld | Thursday, September 9 2021 |

Betty Jo Plovanich, 78, of Benld, IL, passed away in her home on Thursday, September 9, 2021, at 4:34 pm. 

She was born September 25, 1942, in Tennessee.  Besides being a homemaker, Betty had worked for Georgia Pacific in Mt. Olive, IL. She also worked in the cafeteria and was a bus driver for CUSD#7.  She enjoyed working in her gardens, watching the hummingbirds in her yard, savoring life with her best friend, Wilma, spending time with her family, and driving the school bus.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Richard Plovanich; brother, David Archer; children, Robin Schwehr of Benld, IL, Mark White of Litchfield, IL, Alfred White of Florida, Murry Carter of Texas, stepdaughter, Becky Plovanich of Missouri.  She also leaves behind her grandchildren whom she cherished very much, Michael McDaniel, Jason McDaniel, Trisha Keifer, Julie White, Kayla Nail, and Victoria Carter, many great-grandchildren in Illinois, Florida, Texas, and her favorite, Lola, her fur baby. 

Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Arvol and Easter Archer, siblings, Jerry Archer, Mary Roberson, Maudie Bell, Al Archer, and her best friend, Wilma. 

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.  Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at  Kravanya Funeral Home, Benld, IL  is in charge of the arrangements.

Obit Provided By:
Kravanya Funeral Home

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