Betty J. Lamar,78, died on March 4, 2018 at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center in Danville, IL. She was born October 13, 1939 to George and Lennie Volkert. She was married to Raymond Parkinson in 1956 and Fred Lamar in 1990. Betty was a nurse for 30 years and worked most of those years at the Hardin County General Hospital.
She is survived by her children Debbie (Mike) Williams of Elizabethtown, Patti Burklow, of Harrisburg, Raymond (Tammy) Parkinson of Rosiclare, and Radonna Crum, of Danville; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister Sue Hayes of Crossville, TN; and her brothers, John Volkert of Rochelle, IL and Jim Volkert of Rosiclare.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, a sister, and a grandchild.
Rortvedt Funeral Services in Danville was trusted with cremation. Private burial will be in Fluorine Cemetery at a later date.