Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug 17, at the Harder Funeral Home in Brookfield. Interment will be at Graceland Cemetery in Milwaukee.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 1 p.m. Sunday until the services.
Memorials would be appreciated to Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 11313 Riverland Road, Mequon, WI 53092.
Condolences may be offered online at www.harderfuneralhome.com.
The former Betty Nevinger was born Oct. 26, 1923, in Milwaukee.
She was married to William E. Nell at Layton Park English Lutheran Church in Milwaukee. They were married for 40 years before he died.
They lived in the Milwaukee area most of their lives.
After a period of three years in Florida, she made her home in Brown Deer for nine years before moving to Sun Prairie for five years. Currently, she was living in Stevens Point.
She was a member of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Mequon and she volunteered at her church.
She helped with gardening at the Sun Prairie Senior Center and in her Magic Garden in Stevens Point, along with sewing, quilting and knitting.
Survivors include one daughter, Kathryn (Jerry) Jezwinski, Stevens Point; one son, Charles W. Nell; three grandchildren, Christopher Nell, Joseph (Keli) Jezwinski and Jeffrey (Tricia) Jezwinski; four great-grandchildren; and two nieces.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Elaine Hoppe.